CVE-2021-23239

CVE Details

Release Date:2021-05-22

Description


The sudoedit personality of Sudo before 1.9.5 may allow a local unprivileged user to perform arbitrary directory-existence tests by winning a sudo_edit.c race condition in replacing a user-controlled directory by a symlink to an arbitrary path.

See more information about CVE-2021-23239 from MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD


CVSS v3.0 metrics


NOTE: The following CVSS v3.0 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score: Base Metrics:
Access Vector: Undefined Attack Complexity: Undefined
Privileges Required: None User Interaction: None
Scope: Unchanged Confidentiality Impact: Undefined
Integrity Impact: Undefined Availability Impact: Undefined

Errata information


PlatformErrataRelease Date
Oracle Linux version 8 (sudo)ELSA-2021-17232021-05-25



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