High

CVE-2002-0043 - Unspecified vulnerability in Todd Miller Sudo

Publication: 2002-01-31
Summary

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.

Risk level (CVSS 7.2)

High

7.2

Access Vector

  • Network
  • Adjacent Network
  • Local

Access Complexity

  • Low
  • Medium
  • High

Authentication

  • None
  • Single
  • Multiple

Confident. Impact

  • Complete
  • Partial
  • None

Integrity Impact

  • Complete
  • Partial
  • None

Affected Products

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