FreeBSD : sudo -- Potential bypass of via wordexp() (2e4fbc9a-9d23-11e6-a298-14dae9d210b8)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

Todd C. Miller reports :

A flaw exists in sudo's noexec functionality that may allow a user
with sudo privileges to run additional commands even when the NOEXEC
tag has been applied to a command that uses the wordexp() function.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :


Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 94417 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-7076

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