openSUSE Security Update : sudo (openSUSE-SU-2011:0050-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 53801


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update of sudo fixes :

- CVE-2011-0010: Does ask for the user password for GID changes now.

- CVE-2010-1646: CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.6 (CWE-264): The secure environment option can handle multiple occurrence of PATH now.

- CVE-2010-1163: CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.9 (CWE-20):
Improved command matching.


Update the affected sudo package.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 53801

File Name: suse_11_2_sudo-110114.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/05/05

Modified: 2014/06/13

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:novell:opensuse:sudo, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2011/01/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-1163, CVE-2010-1646, CVE-2011-0010