Upstream information

CVE-2005-1993 at MITRE

Description

Race condition in sudo 1.3.1 up to 1.6.8p8, when the ALL pseudo-command is used after a user entry in the sudoers file, allows local users to gain privileges via a symlink attack.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 3.7
Vector AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity High
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 91569 [RESOLVED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SuSE Linux 8.2 for IA32
  • sudo >= 1.6.6-192
SuSE Linux 9.0 for AMD64
SuSE Linux 9.0 for IA32
  • sudo >= 1.6.7p5-120
SUSE LINUX 9.1 for IA32
SUSE LINUX 9.1 for x86-64
  • sudo >= 1.6.7p5-117.4
SUSE LINUX 9.2
  • sudo >= 1.6.7p5-118.2
SUSE LINUX 9.3
  • sudo >= 1.6.8p7-3.2
SUSE LINUX Retail Solution 8
SuSE Linux Desktop 1.0
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for AMD64
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM zSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IPF
SuSE Linux Openexchange Server 4
SuSE Linux School Server for i386
SuSE Linux Standard Server 8
UnitedLinux 1.0
  • sudo >= 1.6.6-192
core9.s390
slox4,2.x86
core9.ppc
core9.x86
core9.ia64
YOU Patch Nr: 10261
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
Open Enterprise Server
  • sudo >= 1.6.7p5-117.4
core9.s390
slox4,2.x86
core9.ppc
core9.x86
core9.ia64
YOU Patch Nr: 10261