sudo 1.6.x before 1.6.9p21, when the runas_default option is used, does not properly set group memberships, which allows local users to gain privileges via a sudo command.
Published 2010-02-25 19:30:01
Updated 2018-10-10 19:52:41
Source Red Hat, Inc.
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Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2010-0427

Probability of exploitation activity in the next 30 days EPSS Score History
~ 8 %
Percentile, the proportion of vulnerabilities that are scored at or less

CVSS scores for CVE-2010-0427

Base Score Base Severity CVSS Vector Exploitability Score Impact Score Score Source First Seen

CWE ids for CVE-2010-0427

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Vendor statements for CVE-2010-0427

  • Red Hat 2010-03-02
    This issue was addressed in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 via: It did not affect the versions of the sudo packages as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 and 4.

References for CVE-2010-0427

Products affected by CVE-2010-0427

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