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sudo -- certain authorized users could run commands as any user

Affected packages
1.6.9 <= sudo <


VuXML ID 13d6d997-f455-11dd-8516-001b77d09812
Discovery 2009-02-04
Entry 2009-02-06

Todd Miller reports:

A bug was introduced in Sudo's group matching code in version 1.6.9 when support for matching based on the supplemental group vector was added. This bug may allow certain users listed in the sudoers file to run a command as a different user than their access rule specifies.


Bugtraq ID 33517
CVE Name CVE-2009-0034