Executive Summary

Title Sun Alert 265248 Security Vulnerability in Solaris pollwakeup(9F) May Allow an Unprivileged User to Panic the System
Name SUN-265248 First vendor Publication 2009-08-21
Vendor Sun Last vendor Modification 2009-08-21
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: Solaris 10 Operating System OpenSolaris

A security vulnerability in Solaris pollwakeup(9F) may allow a local unprivileged user
to panic the system and thereby cause a denial of service.

Sun acknowledges, with thanks, Jason Hoos for bringing this issue to our attention.

State: Resolved
First released: 21-Aug-2009

Original Source

Url : http://blogs.sun.com/security/entry/sun_alert_265248_security_vulnerability

OVAL Definitions

Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6392
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6392
Title: Security Vulnerability in Solaris pollwakeup(9F) May Allow an Unprivileged User to Panic the System
Description: Unspecified vulnerability in the pollwakeup function in Sun Solaris 10, and OpenSolaris before snv_51, allows local users to cause a denial of service (panic) via unknown vectors.
Family: unix Class: vulnerability
Reference(s): CVE-2009-2952
Version: 1
Platform(s): Sun Solaris 10
Definition Synopsis:

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

Os 153
Os 2

OpenVAS Exploits

Date Description
2009-10-13 Name : Solaris Update for kernel 141414-10
File : nvt/gb_solaris_141414_10.nasl
2009-10-13 Name : Solaris Update for kernel 141415-10
File : nvt/gb_solaris_141415_10.nasl
2009-09-23 Name : Solaris Update for kernel 141415-04
File : nvt/gb_solaris_141415_04.nasl

Open Source Vulnerability Database (OSVDB)

Id Description
57355 Solaris pollwakeup Function Unspecified Local DoS