Oracle Solaris Third-Party Patch Update : stardict (cve_2009_2260_information_exposure)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

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

- stardict 3.0.1, when Enable Net Dict is configured,
sends the contents of the clipboard to a dictionary
server, which allows remote attackers to obtain
sensitive information by sniffing the network.
(CVE-2009-2260)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?b5f8def1
http://www.nessus.org/u?5f7f1c9b

Solution :

Upgrade to Solaris 11/11 SRU 12.4.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Family: Solaris Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 80776 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-2260

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