Note: This is an archival copy of Security Sun Alert 200957 as previously published on http://sunsolve.sun.com.|
Latest version of this security advisory is available from http://support.oracle.com as Sun Alert 1000726.1.
Solaris 9 Operating System
Solaris 2.6 Operating System
Solaris 7 Operating System
Solaris 8 Operating System
Date of Resolved Release
By loading arbitrary kernel modules, an unprivileged local user may be able to gain root privileges.
This issue can occur in the following releases:
There are no predictable symptoms that would indicate the described issue has been exploited.
There is no workaround. Please see the "Resolution" section below.
This issue is addressed in the following releases:
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