Nortel Networks Information for VU#635811
Sun Solaris cachefsd vulnerable to heap overflow in cfsd_calloc() function via long string of characters
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- Date Updated: 13 May 2002
Nortel Networks products and solutions using the affected Sun Solaris operating systems do not utilize the NFS/RPC file system cachefs daemon. Nortel Networks recommends following the mitigating practices in Sun Microsystems Inc.'s Alert Notification.; this will not impact these Nortel Networks products and solutions.
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