saposcol in SAP R/3 Web Application Server Demo before 1.5 trusts the
PATH environmental variable to find and execute the expand program,
which allows local users to obtain root access by modifying the PATH
to point to a Trojan horse expand program.
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BUGTRAQ:20010429 SAP R/3 Web Application Server Demo for Linux: root exploit
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