Solaris 8 (sparc) : 109023-08

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Synopsis :

The remote host is missing Sun Security Patch number 109023-08

Description :

Vulnerability in the Solaris component of Oracle and Sun Systems
Products Suite (subcomponent: 'ps' command line utility). The
supported version that is affected is 8. Very difficult to exploit
vulnerability requiring logon to Operating System. Successful attack
of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized Operating System
takeover including arbitrary code execution.

See also :

Solution :

You should install this patch for your system to be up-to-date.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.2
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.4
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Solaris Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 21170 ()

Bugtraq ID: 64843

CVE ID: CVE-1999-1587

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