Oracle Solaris Third-Party Patch Update : sudo (cve_2012_2337_restriction_bypass)

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Synopsis :

The remote Solaris system is missing a security patch for third-party
software.

Description :

The remote Solaris system is missing necessary patches to address
security updates :

- sudo 1.6.x and 1.7.x before 1.7.9p1, and 1.8.x before
1.8.4p5, does not properly support configurations that
use a netmask syntax, which allows local users to bypass
intended command restrictions in opportunistic
circumstances by executing a command on a host that has
an IPv4 address. (CVE-2012-2337)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?b5f8def1
http://www.nessus.org/u?3a60d166

Solution :

Upgrade to Solaris 11/11 SRU 9.5.

Risk factor :

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

Family: Solaris Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 80778 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-2337

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