Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : sudo (MDVSA-2009:033)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

A vulnerability has been identified in sudo which allowed - depending
on the sudoers rules - a sudo-user to execute arbitrary shell commands
as root (CVE-2009-0034).

The updated packages have been patched to prevent this.

Solution :

Update the affected sudo package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.7
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 38137 (mandriva_MDVSA-2009-033.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 33517

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0034

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