Date: Wed, 12 Jan 2011 09:03:07 -0500 (EST) From: Josh Bressers <bressers@...hat.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Cc: coley <coley@...re.org> Subject: Re: CVE request: sudo does not ask for password on GID changes Please use CVE-2011-0010 Thanks. -- JB ----- Original Message ----- > A Debian bug report noted that sudo does not access for a password on > GID changes, like it does for UID changes. This could allow a user to > execute commands using '-g [group]' without being prompted for their > password. > > It uses a (newer?) syntax; on 1.6.7p5 at least the '(ALL:ALL)' > specification gives a syntax error; I'm not sure when this behaviour > was > introduced. > > References: > > http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=609641 > http://www.sudo.ws/repos/sudo/rev/fe8a94f96542 > http://www.sudo.ws/repos/sudo/rev/07d1b0ce530e > https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=668879 > > Could a CVE name be assigned to this please? > > Thanks. > > -- > Vincent Danen / Red Hat Security Response Team
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