|Bugzilla:||598154: CVE-2010-1646 sudo: insufficient environment sanitization issue|
The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:
The secure path feature in env.c in sudo 1.3.1 through 1.6.9p22 and 1.7.0 through 1.7.2p6 does not properly handle an environment that contains multiple PATH variables, which might allow local users to gain privileges via a crafted value of the last PATH variable.
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Red Hat security errata
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (sudo)||RHSA-2010:0475||June 16, 2010|
Red Hat would like to thank Anders Kaseorg and Evan Broder of Ksplice, Inc. for responsibly reporting this issue.
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