SuSE 10 Security Update : sudo, sudo-debuginfo (ZYPP Patch Number 8134)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

This update fixes a security problem in sudo :

Multiple netmask values used in Host / Host_List configuration caused
any host to be allowed access. (CVE-2012-2337)

Also a bug in wildcard matching could allow too relaxed matches within
subdirectories of the specified path so /usr/bin/* would also match
/usr/bin/X11/*, which is probably not intended. The behavior was
aligned to the one described in the sudoers manpage

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-2337.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 8134.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 59288 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-2337

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