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                       ESB-2009.0121 -- [UNIX/Linux]
                      vulnerability reported in sudo
                              6 February 2009


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

Product:              sudo
Publisher:            Mandriva
Operating System:     UNIX variants (UNIX, Linux, OSX)
Impact:               Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands
                      Root Compromise
                      Increased Privileges
Access:               Existing Account
CVE Names:            CVE-2009-0034

Ref:                  AL-2009.0125

Comment: This advisory references vulnerabilities in Linux that also affect
         distributions other than Mandriva. It is recommended that
         administrators running sudo check for an updated version of the
         software for their system.

Revision History:  February 6 2009: Updated comment
                   February 6 2009: Initial Release

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 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDVSA-2009:033

 Package : sudo
 Date    : February 4, 2009
 Affected: 2008.0, 2008.1, 2009.0

 Problem Description:

 A vulnerability has been identified in sudo which allowed - depending
 on the sudoers rules - a sudo-user to execute arbitrary shell commands
 as root (CVE-2009-0034).
 The updated packages have been patched to prevent this.



 Updated Packages:

 Mandriva Linux 2008.0:
 41418ab92af8d15bcd8c91d88ee98de6  2008.0/i586/sudo-1.6.9p5-1.1mdv2008.0.i586.rpm 
 5ddf7f6da238512c60b1a4e01300c2cc  2008.0/SRPMS/sudo-1.6.9p5-1.1mdv2008.0.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2008.0/X86_64:
 066fc052116881512c507761701e5703  2008.0/x86_64/sudo-1.6.9p5-1.1mdv2008.0.x86_64.rpm 
 5ddf7f6da238512c60b1a4e01300c2cc  2008.0/SRPMS/sudo-1.6.9p5-1.1mdv2008.0.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2008.1:
 04b1f43831ddc179780d46b92b5ceda8  2008.1/i586/sudo-1.6.9p13-1.1mdv2008.1.i586.rpm 
 74c9baf4110de86f5d10ff07d9e320dc  2008.1/SRPMS/sudo-1.6.9p13-1.1mdv2008.1.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2008.1/X86_64:
 32855dcd816e88e97293cec6eaabfd96  2008.1/x86_64/sudo-1.6.9p13-1.1mdv2008.1.x86_64.rpm 
 74c9baf4110de86f5d10ff07d9e320dc  2008.1/SRPMS/sudo-1.6.9p13-1.1mdv2008.1.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2009.0:
 a10f0612563862401aef2d1eda3518f2  2009.0/i586/sudo-1.6.9p17-1.1mdv2009.0.i586.rpm 
 374b44d579c20a4965ed83e6a1e2954b  2009.0/SRPMS/sudo-1.6.9p17-1.1mdv2009.0.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2009.0/X86_64:
 3a720d40956ffb88f09d205d1bf43a6a  2009.0/x86_64/sudo-1.6.9p17-1.1mdv2009.0.x86_64.rpm 
 374b44d579c20a4965ed83e6a1e2954b  2009.0/SRPMS/sudo-1.6.9p17-1.1mdv2009.0.src.rpm

 To upgrade automatically use MandrivaUpdate or urpmi.  The verification
 of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.

 All packages are signed by Mandriva for security.  You can obtain the
 GPG public key of the Mandriva Security Team by executing:

  gpg --recv-keys --keyserver pgp.mit.edu 0x22458A98

 You can view other update advisories for Mandriva Linux at:


 If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact


 Type Bits/KeyID     Date       User ID
 pub  1024D/22458A98 2000-07-10 Mandriva Security Team
Version: GnuPG v1.4.9 (GNU/Linux)


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