Sun Microsystems Inc. Information for VU#844360

Domain Name System (DNS) stub resolver libraries vulnerable to buffer overflows via network name or address lookups

Status

Affected

Vendor Statement

The Solaris DNS resolver library (libresolv(3LIB)) is affected by VU#844360 in the following supported versions of Solaris:

Solaris 2.6

Patches are being generated for all of the above releases. Sun will be publishing a Sun Alert for this issue at the following location shortly:

http://sunsolve.Sun.COM/pub-cgi/retrieve.pl?doc=fsalert%2F48818

The patches will be 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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