SuSE 10 Security Update : sudo (ZYPP Patch Number 6892)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 49927
SynopsisThe remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.
DescriptionThis update fixes the following security issue :
- A privilege escalation flaw was found in the way sudo used to check file paths for pseudocommands. If local, unprivileged user was authorized by sudoers file to edit one or more files, it could lead to execution of arbitrary code, with the privileges of privileged system user (root). (CVE-2010-0426:CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.6)
SolutionApply ZYPP patch number 6892.