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[Full-disclosure] rPSA-2009-0021-1 sudo

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Date: Thu Jan 29 2009 - 19:34:18 GMT
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rPath Security Advisory: 2009-0021-1
Published: 2009-01-29

    rPath Linux 2

Rating: Major
Exposure Level Classification:

    Local Root Deterministic Privilege Escalation Updated Versions:


rPath Issue Tracking System:





    In previous versions of sudo, in a non-default configuration which     allows users in certain groups to run commands as other non-root     users, it is possible for non-root users to inappropriately gain     root privileges. This has been fixed.


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