Fedora 11 : sudo-1.7.2p5-1.fc11 (2010-3415)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

- update to new upstream version - backported changes from
F-12 - fixes CVE-2010-0426 sudo: sudoedit option can
possibly allow for arbitrary code execution [Fedora all]
(#567676)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=567337
http://www.nessus.org/u?0f577db2

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)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 47313 (fedora_2010-3415.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-0426

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