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Sudo Flaw Lets Linux Users Run Commands As Root Even When They're Restricted

By Mohit Kumar 14 Oct 2019 at 20:10

A vulnerability has been discovered in Sudo—one of the most important, powerful, and commonly used utilities that comes as a core command installed on almost every UNIX and Linux-based operating system. The vulnerability in question is a sudo security policy bypass issue that could allow a malicious user or a program to execute arbitrary commands as root on a targeted Linux system even when the "sudoers configuration" explicitly disallows the root access...

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