GLSA-201504-02 : sudo: Information disclosure
Low Nessus Plugin ID 82732
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201504-02 (sudo: Information disclosure)
sudo does not handle the TZ environment variable properly.
A local attacker may be able to read arbitrary files or information from device special files.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll sudo users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-admin/sudo-1.8.12'