Bug 166940 - sudo race condition - CAN-2005-1993
sudo race condition - CAN-2005-1993
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 162750
Product: Fedora Legacy
Classification: Retired
Component: sudo (Show other bugs)
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Reported: 2005-08-28 08:30 EDT by Jeff Sheltren
Modified: 2007-04-18 13:30 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-08-28 12:44:30 EDT
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Description Jeff Sheltren 2005-08-28 08:30:04 EDT
A race condition bug was found in the way sudo handles pathnames. It is
possible that a local user with limited sudo access could create
a race condition that would allow the execution of arbitrary commands as
the root user. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project
(cve.mitre.org) has assigned the name CAN-2005-1993 to this issue.

See https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2005-535.html

This effects all legacy distributions.
Comment 1 Pekka Savola 2005-08-28 12:44:30 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 162750 ***

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