Note: This is an archival copy of Security Sun Alert 264429 as previously published on http://sunsolve.sun.com.|
Latest version of this security advisory is available from http://support.oracle.com as Sun Alert 1020766.1.
Date of Resolved Release
Race Condition Security Vulnerability in Solaris Auditing ... (see below)
A race condition security vulnerability in Solaris Auditing when
2. Contributing Factors
This issue can occur in the following releases:
1. Solaris 8 is not impacted by this issue.
2. This issue only affects systems which have Solaris Auditing (see
$ grep c2audit /etc/system
3. OpenSolaris distributions may include additional bug fixes above
$ uname -v
If the system panics due to this issue an error message will be
BAD TRAP: type=e (#pf Page fault) rp=e9762bb0 addr=0 occurred in module
and the stack backtrace will reference audit_savepath()
after an earlier call to one
To prevent this issue from occurring Solaris Auditing can be disabled (see bsmunconv(1M)).
This issue is addressed in the following releases:
For more information on Security Sun Alerts, see
Solaris 9 Operating System
Solaris 10 Operating System
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