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sudosh2 sudosh-replay Privilege Escalation Vulnerability

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Release Date:  2010-01-27    Views:  2,625

Secunia Advisory SA38349

Where:

Local system

Impact:

Privilege escalation

Solution Status:

Unpatched

Software:

CVE Reference(s):

No CVE references.

Description


A vulnerability has been discovered in sudosh2, which can be exploited by malicious, local users to gain escalated privileges.

The vulnerability is caused due to a boundary error within the "replay()" function in src/replay.c.

For more information:
SA38292

The vulnerability is confirmed in version 1.0.2. Other versions may also be affected.


Solution:
Do not replay untrusted session recordings.

Provided and/or discovered by:
Originally reported in sudosh3 by Adam Borowski.

Original Advisory:
http://lists.debian.org/debian-devel/2010/01/msg00317.html

Deep Links:
Links available to Secunia VIM customers

Do you have additional information related to this advisory?

Please provide information about patches, mitigating factors, new versions, exploits, faulty patches, links, and other relevant data by posting comments to this Advisory. You can also send this information to vuln@secunia.com

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