CVE-2004-1689

2004-09-16T00:00:00
ID CVE-2004-1689
Type cve
Reporter NVD
Modified 2017-07-10T21:31:15

Description

sudoedit (aka sudo -e) in sudo 1.6.8 opens a temporary file with root privileges, which allows local users to read arbitrary files via a symlink attack on the temporary file before quitting sudoedit.