Sun Microsystems, Inc. Information for VU#834865

Sendmail signal I/O race condition



Vendor Statement

Sun can confirm that Solaris 8, 9, and 10 are affected by this issue. The Solaris 8 patches which address this vulnerability will update sendmail to version 8.11.7p2+Sun. The Solaris 9 and 10 patches will update sendmail to 8.13.6+Sun. Solaris 8 will be patched to update sendmail to version 8.13.6+Sun following the 8.11.7p2+Sun patches.

Sun has published Sun Alert 102262 for this issue which is available here:


The Sun Alert will be kept up to date regarding the Solaris specific impact, contributing factors, workaround options, and resolution information.

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