This security bulletin contains one low risk vulnerability.
Exploit availability: NoDescription
The vulnerability allows a local non-authenticated attacker to execute arbitrary code.
sudo 1.6.x and 1.7.x before 1.7.9p1, and 1.8.x before 1.8.4p5, does not properly support configurations that use a netmask syntax, which allows local users to bypass intended command restrictions in opportunistic circumstances by executing a command on a host that has an IPv4 address.Mitigation
Install update from vendor's website.Vulnerable software versions
Sudo: 1.7.0 - 1.8.4p4
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?