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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-0151

sudo 1.6.8 and other versions does not clear the PYTHONINSPECT environment variable, which allows limited local users to gain privileges via a Python script, a variant of CVE-2005-4158.
Publish Date : 2006-01-09 Last Update Date : 2010-04-02
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.2
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Gain privileges
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Vendor Statements

We do not consider this to be a security issue. http:bugzilla.redhat.combugzillashow_bug.cgi?id=139478#c1
Source: Redhat

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-0151

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Todd Miller Sudo 1.5.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Todd Miller Sudo 1.5.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Todd Miller Sudo 1.5.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Todd Miller Sudo 1.5.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Todd Miller Sudo 1.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Todd Miller Sudo 1.6.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Todd Miller Sudo 1.6.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Todd Miller Sudo 1.6.3 P3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Todd Miller Sudo 1.6.3 P4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Todd Miller Sudo 1.6.3 P5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Todd Miller Sudo 1.6.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Todd Miller Sudo 1.6.3 P6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Todd Miller Sudo 1.6.3 P1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Todd Miller Sudo 1.6.3 P7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Todd Miller Sudo 1.6.3 P2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Todd Miller Sudo 1.6.4 P1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Todd Miller Sudo 1.6.4 P2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Todd Miller Sudo 1.6.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Todd Miller Sudo 1.6.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Todd Miller Sudo 1.6.5 P1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Todd Miller Sudo 1.6.5 P2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Todd Miller Sudo 1.6.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Todd Miller Sudo 1.6.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Todd Miller Sudo 1.6.7 P5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Todd Miller Sudo 1.6.8 P12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Todd Miller Sudo 1.6.8 P2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Todd Miller Sudo 1.6.8 P5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Todd Miller Sudo 1.6.8 P7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Todd Miller Sudo 1.6.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Todd Miller Sudo 1.6.8 P8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Todd Miller Sudo 1.6.8 P1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Todd Miller Sudo 1.6.8 P9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 OS Ubuntu Ubuntu Linux 4.1 Ia64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 OS Ubuntu Ubuntu Linux 4.1 PPC Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 OS Ubuntu Ubuntu Linux 5.04 Amd64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 OS Ubuntu Ubuntu Linux 5.04 I386 Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 OS Ubuntu Ubuntu Linux 5.04 Powerpc Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 OS Ubuntu Ubuntu Linux 5.10 Amd64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 OS Ubuntu Ubuntu Linux 5.10 I386 Version Details Vulnerabilities
40 OS Ubuntu Ubuntu Linux 5.10 Powerpc Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Todd Miller Sudo 32
Ubuntu Ubuntu Linux 8

- References For CVE-2006-0151

http://secunia.com/advisories/18906
SECUNIA 18906
http://secunia.com/advisories/19016
SECUNIA 19016
http://secunia.com/advisories/21692
SECUNIA 21692
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2006&m=slackware-security.421822
SLACKWARE SSA:2006-045-08
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-946
DEBIAN DSA-946
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:159
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:159
http://www.trustix.org/errata/2006/0010
TRUSTIX 2006-0010
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_02_sr.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2006:002
http://secunia.com/advisories/18358
SECUNIA 18358
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/16184
BID 16184 Sudo Python Environment Variable Handling Security Bypass Vulnerability Release Date:2006-12-22
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-235-2
UBUNTU USN-235-2
http://secunia.com/advisories/18363
SECUNIA 18363
http://secunia.com/advisories/18558
SECUNIA 18558
http://secunia.com/advisories/18549
SECUNIA 18549

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-0151

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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