Sun Microsystems, Inc. Information for VU#291924

Multiple Telnet clients fail to properly handle the "LINEMODE" SLC suboption

Status

Affected

Vendor Statement

Sun confirms that the telnet(1) vulnerabilities do affect all
currently supported versions of Solaris:
Solaris 7, 8, 9 and 10

Sun has released a Sun Alert which describes a workaround until patches
are available at:

http://sunsolve.sun.com
Sun Alert #57755

The Sun Alert will be updated with the patch information once it becomes
available. Sun patches are available from:
http://sunsolve.sun.com/securitypatch

Vendor Information

The vendor has not provided us with any further information regarding this vulnerability.

Vendor References

None

Addendum

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