Note: This is an archival copy of Security Sun Alert 228388 as previously published on http://sunsolve.sun.com.|
Latest version of this security advisory is available from http://support.oracle.com as Sun Alert 1017335.1.
Solaris 10 Operating System
Date of Resolved Release
A security vulnerability in the Solaris 10 file system "privilege management" feature may allow a local unprivileged user the ability to panic a system, resulting in a Denial of Service (DoS).
This issue can occur in the following releases:
Note: Solaris 8 and 9 are not vulnerable to this issue.
The system will panic with a "BAD TRAP: NULL pointer dereference" in the kernel function: secpolicy_fs_common().
There is no workaround. Please see the Resolution section below.
This issue is addressed in the following releases:
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