Bug 561336 - segfault when #include directive is used in cycles
segfault when #include directive is used in cycles
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: sudo (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Daniel Kopeček
BaseOS QE Security Team
: Regression
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Blocks: 598363
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Reported: 2010-02-03 08:17 EST by Aleš Mareček
Modified: 2010-06-01 04:10 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2010-03-30 04:16:00 EDT
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Description Aleš Mareček 2010-02-03 08:17:00 EST
Description of problem:
Sudo segfaults when #include directive is used in cycles.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Create new file (for example: /etc/sudoers.local (mode 0440)).
2. Edit this new file and set:
 - user privileges (for example: operator    ALL=(ALL) ALL)
 - #include /etc/sudoers
3. edit /etc/sudoers and set: #include /etc/sudoers.local
4. run command under sudo (for example: sudo)
Actual results:
Memory stack is printed and it segfaults.

Expected results:
Warning message expected with no segfault.

Additional info:
Comment 7 Daniel Kopeček 2010-02-09 10:55:36 EST
thread on sudo-workers mailing list:
Comment 12 errata-xmlrpc 2010-03-30 04:16:00 EDT
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on therefore solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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