Note: This is an archival copy of Security Sun Alert 200612 as previously published on http://sunsolve.sun.com.|
Latest version of this security advisory is available from http://support.oracle.com as Sun Alert 1000474.1.
Solaris 10 Operating System
Date of Resolved Release
A local unprivileged user may be able to gain additional privileges due to a security issue in the C library (libc(3LIB)) and libproject(3LIB).
This issue can occur in the following releases:
Note: Solaris 7, Solaris 8 and Solaris 9 are not impacted by this issue.
There are no reliable symptoms that would indicate the described issue has been exploited to gain unauthorized elevated privileges.
There is no workaround. Please see the "Resolution" section below.
This issue is addressed in the following releases:
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