Upstream information

CVE-2010-0427 at MITRE

Description

sudo 1.6.x before 1.6.9p21, when the runas_default option is used, does not properly set group memberships, which allows local users to gain privileges via a sudo command.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 4.4
Vector AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial

Note from the SUSE Security Team

The runas_default group functionality was introduced in sudo 1.6.9, older versions did not have this feature. This means that sudo on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 9 and 10 are not affected by this issue.

SUSE Bugzilla entry: 582555 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11
  • sudo >= 1.6.9p17-21.3.1
Patchnames:
slessp0-sudo
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
  • sudo >= 1.6.9p17-21.3.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 GA sudo
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • sudo >= 1.7.6p2-0.2.4.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 GA sudo
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • sudo >= 1.7.6p2-0.17.5
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 GA sudo
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • sudo >= 1.7.6p2-0.23.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 GA sudo
SUSE Linux Enterprise 11 Moblin 2.1
  • sudo >= 1.6.9p17-21.3.1
SAT Patch Nr: 2086
SUSE Linux Enterprise 11 Moblin 2.0
  • sudo-debuginfo >= 1.6.9p17-21.3.1
  • sudo-debugsource >= 1.6.9p17-21.3.1
SAT Patch Nr: 2085
SUSE Linux Enterprise 11 Moblin 2.0
  • sudo >= 1.6.9p17-21.3.1
SAT Patch Nr: 2085
openSUSE 11.0
  • sudo-debuginfo >= 1.6.9p15-13.6
  • sudo-debugsource >= 1.6.9p15-13.6
openSUSE 11.0
  • sudo >= 1.6.9p15-13.6
openSUSE 11.1
  • sudo-debuginfo >= 1.6.9p17-10.37.1
  • sudo-debugsource >= 1.6.9p17-10.37.1
openSUSE 11.1
  • sudo >= 1.6.9p17-10.37.1
openSUSE 11.2
  • sudo-debuginfo >= 1.7.2-2.2.1
  • sudo-debugsource >= 1.7.2-2.2.1
openSUSE 11.2
  • sudo >= 1.7.2-2.2.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 GA
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 GA
  • sudo >= 1.6.9p17-21.3.1
sle11-debuginfo.x86
sle11-debuginfo.ppc
sles11.x86-64
sled11.x86-64
sle11-debuginfo.x86-64
sles11.ppc
sles11.x86
sled11.x86
sles11.s390x
sles11.ia64
sle11-debuginfo.s390x
sle11-debuginfo.ia64
SAT Patch Nr: 2084


Status of this issue by product and package

Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP3 sudo Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 GA sudo Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 sudo Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 sudo Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP3 sudo Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 sudo Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS sudo Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 sudo Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS sudo Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 11 SP2 sudo Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP AIO 11 SP1 sudo Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP ES 11 SP1 sudo Released