CVE Reference: CVE-2010-2956

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CVE-2010-2956

Description:
Sudo 1.7.0 through 1.7.4p3, when a Runas group is configured, does not properly handle use of the -u option in conjunction with the -g option, which allows local users to gain privileges via a command line containing a "-u root" sequence.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

UBUNTU
  http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-983-1

SUSE
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-09/msg00006.html

ST
  1024392

SAID
  Secunia Advisory: SA41316
  Secunia Advisory: SA42787
  Secunia Advisory: SA40508

REDHAT
  http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0675.html

MANDRIVA
  http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2010:175

GENTOO
  http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201009-03.xml

FEDORA
  http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-September/047516.html

CONFIRM
  http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2011-0001.html
  http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2010-0075
  http://www.sudo.ws/sudo/alerts/runas_group.html

BUGTRAQ
  http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/514489/100/0/threaded
  http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/515545/100/0/threaded

BID
  43019


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