Note: This is an archival copy of Security Sun Alert 268288 as previously published on http://sunsolve.sun.com.|
Latest version of this security advisory is available from http://support.oracle.com as Sun Alert 1020972.1.
Solaris 10 Operating System
Date of Resolved Release
A regression introduced in the Solaris 10 XScreenSaver(see xscreensaver(1)) :
1. ImpactA regression introduced in the Solaris 10 XScreenSaver(see xscreensaver(1))
patches 120094-27 for the SPARC platform and 120095-27 for the x86 platform
may allow pop-up windows to appear through XScreenSaver when the accessibility
feature is turned on.
2. Contributing Factors
These issues can occur in the following releases:
Note 1: Solaris 8, Solaris 9 and OpenSolaris are not impacted by this issue.
Should the described issue occur, pop-up windows may appear through
Until the resolution patches can be applied, this issue may be
worked around by disabling
This issue is addressed in the following releases:
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This regression was introduced by the the putback for CR 6839026.
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