openSUSE Security Update : sudo (sudo-472)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of sudo fixes a bug that allowed - depending on the
sudoers rules - a sudo-user to execute arbitrary shell commands as
root.

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=468923

Solution :

Update the affected sudo package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 40140 ()

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