Note: This is an archival copy of Security Sun Alert 273850 as previously published on http://sunsolve.sun.com.
Latest version of this security advisory is available from http://support.oracle.com as Sun Alert 1021697.1.
Article ID : 1021697.1
Article Type : Sun Alerts (SURE)
Last reviewed : 2010-05-21
Audience : PUBLIC
Copyright Notice: Copyright © 2010, Oracle Corporation and/or its affiliates.

This Alert covers CVE-2010-0889 for the kernel component of the Solaris and OpenSolaris products.



Category
Security

Release Phase
Resolved

Bug Id
6599411

Product
OpenSolaris

Date of Resolved Release
12-Apr-2010

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1. Impact

This Alert covers CVE-2010-0889 for the kernel component of the Solaris and OpenSolaris products.

Please see http://www.oracle.com/technology/deploy/security/alerts.htm
for more information about Critical Patch Updates and Security Alerts.
This publication relates to the CPU for April 2010.


2. Contributing Factors

This issue can occur in the following releases:

SPARC Platform
  • OpenSolaris based upon builds snv_68 through snv_128
x86 Platform
  • OpenSolaris based upon builds snv_68 through snv_128
Note 1: Solaris 8, 9 and 10 are not impacted by this issue.

Note 2: OpenSolaris distributions may include additional bug fixes above and beyond the build from which it was derived.  To determine the base build of OpenSolaris, the following command can be used:
    $ uname -v
snv_86
3. Symptoms

4. Workaround

5. Resolution

This issue is addressed in the following releases:

SPARC Platform
  • OpenSolaris based upon builds snv_129 or later
x86 Platform
  • OpenSolaris based upon builds snv_129 or later


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