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

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 47313


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- 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.


Update the affected sudo package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 47313

File Name: fedora_2010-3415.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/07/01

Modified: 2015/10/20

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.9

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:sudo, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:11

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2010/03/03

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-0426

FEDORA: 2010-3415

CWE: 264