The Third Party Vulnerability Resolution Blog covers CVEs and patches in Systems product suite.

Sun Alert 103165 A Security Vulnerability in libdevinfo(3LIB) May Allow Unauthorized Access to Files on the System

Guest Author
Product: Solaris 10 Operating System

A security vulnerability in the libdevinfo(3LIB) library, which is used by the login(1) command, may allow a local unprivileged user to gain unauthorized access to files on the system, possibly including system files. This vulnerability could therefore be used to gain elevated privileges on the system.

Avoidance: Patch, Workaround
State: Resolved
First released: 11-Jan-2008

Be the first to comment

Comments ( 0 )
Please enter your name.Please provide a valid email address.Please enter a comment.CAPTCHA challenge response provided was incorrect. Please try again.