24200 : Solaris /usr/ucb/ps Process Environment Variable Disclosure
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2006-03-27

Description

Solaris contains a flaw that may lead to an unauthorized information disclosure. The issue is triggered when a user runs "/usr/ucb/ps axe", which will disclose other users' environment variables resulting in a loss of confidentiality.

Classification

Location: Local Access Required
Impact: Loss of Confidentiality
Exploit: Exploit Public

Solution

Currently, there are no known workarounds or upgrades to correct this issue. However, the vendor has released a patch to address this vulnerability.

Products

Sun Microsystems, Inc.
Solaris
8
9

References

Credit

Unknown or Incomplete

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 2.1
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2006-05-01 | Disagree?

Access_vector_0 Access_complexity_2 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_1 Integrity_impact_0 Availability_impact_0

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