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 moderate 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 SP1
  • sudo >= 1.6.9p17-21.3.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • sudo >= 1.7.6p2-0.2.4.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • sudo >= 1.7.6p2-0.17.5
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • sudo >= 1.7.6p2-0.23.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11
  • sudo >= 1.6.9p17-21.3.1
Patchnames:
slessp0-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
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 2084


Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.

Product(s) Source package State
SLED-10-SP3 sudo Released
SLES for SAP Applications sudo Released
SLES-10-SP3 sudo Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 sudo Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 sudo Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 sudo Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Enterprise Server 11 SP1 for SAP Enterprise Search 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 11 SP2 for VMware sudo Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Business All-in-One sudo Released