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Linux Sudo Package Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability

Release Date: 28 Jan 2021 4293 Views

RISK: High Risk

TYPE: Operating Systems - Linux

TYPE: Linux

A vulnerability was identified in Linux Sudo Package, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to trigger elevation of privilege on the targeted system.



Exploiting this vulnerability could obtain root privileges on the target system


  • Elevation of Privilege

System / Technologies affected

  • Sudo version 1.8.2 to 1.8.31p2
  • Sudo version 1.9.0 to 1.9.5p1


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