Note: This is an archival copy of Security Sun Alert 200179 as previously published on http://sunsolve.sun.com.|
Latest version of this security advisory is available from http://support.oracle.com as Sun Alert 1000133.1.
Solaris 9 Operating System
Solaris 2.6 Operating System
Solaris 7 Operating System
Solaris 8 Operating System
Date of Resolved Release
Unprivileged local users with access to a mail server may be able to read the e-mail of other users due to a security vulnerability in mail(1).
This issue can occur in the following releases:
Note: Solaris 2.5.1 will not be evaluated regarding a potential impact of the issue described in this Sun Alert document.
There are no symptoms that would show the described problem has been exploited to read other users' mail.
There is no workaround. Please see the "Resolution" section below.
This issue is addressed in the following releases:
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