Date: Wed, 12 Jan 2011 15:56:23 -0500 From: "Todd C. Miller" <Todd.Miller@...rtesan.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: CVE request: sudo does not ask for password on GID changes On Tue, 11 Jan 2011 15:52:46 MST, Vincent Danen wrote: > 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. This is fixed in sudo 1.7.4p5, available now. I've written up details of the bug in: http://www.sudo.ws/sudo/alerts/runas_group_pw.html - todd
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