Oracle Solaris Third-Party Patch Update : slocate (cve_2007_0227_information_disclosure)

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Synopsis :

The remote Solaris system is missing a security patch for third-party

Description :

The remote Solaris system is missing necessary patches to address
security updates :

- slocate 3.1 does not properly manage database entries
that specify names of files in protected directories,
which allows local users to obtain the names of private
files. NOTE: another researcher reports that the issue
is not present in slocate 2.7. (CVE-2007-0227)

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to Solaris

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: Solaris Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 80771 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-0227

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