CVE-2002-0043

Current Description

sudo 1.6.0 through 1.6.3p7 does not properly clear the environment before calling the mail program, which could allow local users to gain root privileges by modifying environment variables and changing how the mail program is invoked.

Basic Data

PublishedJanuary 31, 2002
Last ModifiedMay 03, 2018
Assignercve@mitre.org
Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeNVD-CWE-Other
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
CVSS 2 - Access VectorLOCAL
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Base Score7.2
SeverityHIGH
Exploitability Score3.9
Impact Score10.0
Obtain All Privilegetrue
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationTodd MillerSudo1.6*******
    2.3ApplicationTodd MillerSudo1.6.1*******
    2.3ApplicationTodd MillerSudo1.6.2*******
    2.3ApplicationTodd MillerSudo1.6.3*******
    2.3ApplicationTodd MillerSudo1.6.3_p1*******
    2.3ApplicationTodd MillerSudo1.6.3_p2*******
    2.3ApplicationTodd MillerSudo1.6.3_p3*******
    2.3ApplicationTodd MillerSudo1.6.3_p4*******
    2.3ApplicationTodd MillerSudo1.6.3_p5*******
    2.3ApplicationTodd MillerSudo1.6.3_p6*******
    2.3ApplicationTodd MillerSudo1.6.3_p7*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Todd Miller Sudo 1.6, 1.6.1, 1.6.2, 1.6.3, 1.6.3_p1, 1.6.3_p2, 1.6.3_p3, 1.6.3_p4, 1.6.3_p5, 1.6.3_p6, 1.6.3_p7

References

NameSourceURLTags
FreeBSD-SA-02:06ftp://ftp.freebsd.org/pub/FreeBSD/CERT/advisories/FreeBSD-SN-02%3A06.ascFREEBSD
CLA-2002:451http://distro.conectiva.com.br/atualizacoes/?id=a&anuncio=000451CONECTIVA
MDKSA-2002:003http://frontal2.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2002:003MANDRAKE
20020116 Sudo +Postfix Exploithttp://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=101120193627756&w=2BUGTRAQ
DSA-101http://www.debian.org/security/2002/dsa-101DEBIAN
SuSE-SA:2002:002http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2002_002_sudo_txt.htmlSUSE
RHSA-2002:011http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2002-011.htmlREDHAT
RHSA-2002:013http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2002-013.htmlREDHATPatch Vendor Advisory
IMNX-2002-70-001-01http://www.securityfocus.com/advisories/3800IMMUNIX
20020114 Sudo version 1.6.4 now available (fwd)http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/250168BUGTRAQVendor Advisory
3871http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/3871BID
http://www.sudo.ws/sudo/alerts/postfix.htmlhttp://www.sudo.ws/sudo/alerts/postfix.htmlMISC
sudo-unclean-env-root(7891)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/7891XF