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Category:   OS (UNIX)  >   Solaris Vendors:   Sun
OpenSolaris 'hald' Daemon May Fail to Write Records to the Audit Log
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1023416
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2010-0271   (Links to External Site)
Updated:  Mar 26 2010
Original Entry Date:  Jan 7 2010
Impact:   Modification of system information
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): OpenSolaris snv_51 through snv_130
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in OpenSolaris. The system may fail to properly write audit records.

A user can exploit an unspecified flaw to cause the hald(1M) daemon to fail to write audit records.

Systems that have Solaris Auditing enabled are affected.

Impact:   The system may fail to properly write audit records.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix.

SPARC Platform

* OpenSolaris based upon builds snv_131 or later

x86 Platform

* OpenSolaris based upon builds snv_131 or later

The vendor's advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Not specified
Underlying OS:  

Message History:   None.

 Source Message Contents

Date:  Thu, 07 Jan 2010 12:39:51 +0000

Security Vulnerability May Prevent OpenSolaris "hald" Daemon From Correctly Writing Audit Records

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