Executive Summary

Title Sun Alert 258888 A Security Vulnerability Involving the OpenSolaris Process File System (proc(4)) May Allow an Unprivileged Local User to Panic the System
Name SUN-258888 First vendor Publication 2009-07-06
Vendor Sun Last vendor Modification 2009-07-06
Severity (Vendor) N/A Revision N/A

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v3

Cvss vector : N/A
Overall CVSS Score NA
Base Score NA Environmental Score NA
impact SubScore NA Temporal Score NA
Exploitabality Sub Score NA
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Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Cvss Base Score 4.9 Attack Range Local
Cvss Impact Score 6.9 Attack Complexity Low
Cvss Expoit Score 3.9 Authentication None Required
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Product: OpenSolaris

A security vulnerability in the OpenSolaris process file system (proc(4)) may allow a local
unprivileged user to panic the system and thereby cause a denial of service (DoS).

Sun acknowledges, with thanks, Solvi Pall Asgeirsson of SecurStore for bringing this issue to our attention.

State: Resolved
First released: 06-Jul-2009

Original Source

Url : http://blogs.sun.com/security/entry/sun_alert_258888_a_security

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

Os 55

Open Source Vulnerability Database (OSVDB)

Id Description
55771 OpenSolaris proc Filesystem ldt_rewrite_syscall Function Local DoS