Solaris 8 (sparc) : 121972-06
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 76553
SynopsisThe remote host is missing Sun Security Patch number 121972-06
DescriptionVulnerability in the Solaris component of Oracle and Sun Systems Products Suite (subcomponent: sockfs). Supported versions that are affected are 8, 9, 10 and 11.1. Easily exploitable vulnerability requiring logon to Operating System. Successful attack of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized Operating System hang or frequently repeatable crash (complete DOS).
SolutionYou should install this patch for your system to be up-to-date.