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Sudo Vulnerability Allows Attackers to Gain Root Privileges on Linux Systems

Jan 27, 2021, 11:00 (0 Talkback[s])
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A vulnerability (CVE-2021-3156) in sudo, a powerful and near-ubiquitous open-source utility used on major Linux and Unix-like operating systems, could allow any unprivileged local user to gain root privileges on a vulnerable host (without authentication).

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