Fedora 18 : sudo-1.8.6p7-1.fc18 (2013-3297)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

- update to 1.8.6p7

- fixes CVE-2013-1775 and CVE-2013-1776

- fixed several packaging issues (thanks to ville.skytta
at iki.fi)

- build with system zlib.

- let rpmbuild strip libexecdir/*.so.

- own the %%{_docdir}/sudo-* dir.

- fix some rpmlint warnings (spaces vs tabs, unescaped
macros).

- fix bogus %%changelog dates.

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=916363
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=916365
http://www.nessus.org/u?f54496bd

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 : 6.0
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 65590 ()

Bugtraq ID: 58203
58207

CVE ID: CVE-2013-1775
CVE-2013-1776

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