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CVE-2002-0184

CVE information

Published

20 years ago

Last Modified

1 year ago

CVSSv2.0 Severity

High

Impact Analysis

Description

Sudo before 1.6.6 contains an off-by-one error that can result in a heap-based buffer overflow that may allow local users to gain root privileges via special characters in the -p (prompt) argument, which are not properly expanded..

CVSSv2.0 Score

Severity
High
Base Score
7.2/10
Exploit Score
3.9/10
Access Vector
Local
Access Complexity
Low
Authentication Required
None
Impact Score
10/10
Confidentiality Impact
Complete
Availability Impact
Complete
Integrity Impact
Complete

Products Affected

CPE Affected Vulnerable Excluding Edit
cpe:2.3:a:sudo_project:sudo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- 1.6.6
cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
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