openSUSE Security Update: sudo: flaw without env_reset ______________________________________________________________________________
Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2014:0737-1 Rating: moderate References: #866503 Cross-References: CVE-2014-0106 Affected Products: openSUSE 11.4 ______________________________________________________________________________
An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.
The following security issue was fixed: If the env_reset option is disabled in the sudoers file, a malicious user with sudo permissions may be able to run arbitrary commands with elevated privileges by manipulating the environment of a command the user is legitimately allowed to run.
To install this openSUSE Security Update use YaST online_update. Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:
- openSUSE 11.4:
zypper in -t patch 2014-55
To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".
- openSUSE 11.4 (i586 x86_64):
sudo-1.7.6p2-0.23.1 sudo-debuginfo-1.7.6p2-0.23.1 sudo-debugsource-1.7.6p2-0.23.1