CVE-2010-0426

NameCVE-2010-0426
Descriptionsudo 1.6.x before 1.6.9p21 and 1.7.x before 1.7.2p4, when a pseudo-command is enabled, permits a match between the name of the pseudo-command and the name of an executable file in an arbitrary directory, which allows local users to gain privileges via a crafted executable file, as demonstrated by a file named sudoedit in a user's home directory.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-2006-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: local)
Debian Bugs570737

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
sudo (PTS)wheezy1.8.5p2-1+nmu3+deb7u1fixed
wheezy (security)1.8.5p2-1+nmu3+deb7u4fixed
jessie (security), jessie1.8.10p3-1+deb8u4fixed
stretch1.8.19p1-2.1fixed
buster, sid1.8.21p2-2fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
sudosource(unstable)1.7.2p1-1.2medium570737
sudosourcelenny1.6.9p17-2+lenny1mediumDSA-2006-1

Notes

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2010/02/23/4

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