SuSE 10 Security Update : sudo (ZYPP Patch Number 8562)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 66466


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


This update fixes the following security issues which allowed to bypass the sudo authentication: CVE-2013-1775 / CVE-2013-1776 / CVE-2013-2776 / CVE-2013-2777.


Apply ZYPP patch number 8562.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 66466

File Name: suse_sudo-8562.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/05/16

Modified: 2014/02/10

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: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2013/04/30

Exploitable With


Metasploit (Mac OS X Sudo Password Bypass)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-1775, CVE-2013-1776, CVE-2013-2776, CVE-2013-2777