Fedora 11 : sudo-1.7.2p6-2.fc11 (2010-9417)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 47533


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- added patch that fixes insufficient environment sanitization issue (CVE-2010-1646)

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: 47533

File Name: fedora_2010-9417.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: 6.2

Temporal Score: 5.4

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC: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: 2010/06/02

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-1646

BID: 40538

OSVDB: 65083

FEDORA: 2010-9417