Sudo Flaw Lets Linux Users Run Commands As Root Even When They're Restricted

Discussion in 'all things UNIX' started by mood, Oct 14, 2019.

  1. mood

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    Sudo Flaw Lets Linux Users Run Commands As Root Even When They're Restricted
    October 14, 2019
    https://thehackernews.com/2019/10/linux-sudo-run-as-root-flaw.html
    Sudo: Potential bypass of Runas user restrictions
     
  2. sukarof

    sukarof Registered Member

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    Kubuntu patched it yesterday.
     
  3. mirimir

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    Huh, I'm almost sure that I've seen this before. Quite some time ago. Months, at least.

    But whatever. Debian doesn't install sudo by default. And as I recall, never has.
     
  4. summerheat

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    So did Arch Linux, of course ;)
     
  5. summerheat

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    Here's an article from The Register that sorts things out:

     
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