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Chosen message with ID ae-201205-048

System: Mandriva
Topic: Vulnerability in sudo
Links: MDVSA-2012:079, CVE-2012-2337
ID: ae-201205-048

Sudo 1.6.x and 1.7.x before 1.7.9p1, and 1.8.x before 1.8.4p5, does not properly support configurations that use a netmask syntax, which allows local users to bypass intended command restrictions in opportunistic circumstances by executing a command on a host that has an IPv4 address. New packets are available.



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