Todd Miller Sudo Runas Group Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability

Todd Miller 'sudo' is prone to a local privilege-escalation vulnerability because it fails to properly validate user permissions.

Local attackers could exploit this issue to run arbitrary commands as the 'root' user. Successful exploits can completely compromise an affected computer.

This issue affects 'sudo' 1.7.0 up to and including 1.7.4p3.


 

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