Multiple Security Vulnerabilities in the Solaris X Server Extensions May Lead to a Denial of Service (DoS) Condition or Allow Execution of Arbitrary Code

Original Release Date: January 28, 2008
Last Revised: May 18, 2008
Number: ASA-2008-039
Risk Level: Low
Advisory Version: 2.0
Advisory Status: Final

1. Overview:

A new Sun Alert Notification from Sun Microsystems has been issued and is described below. Additional information about this issue may be found on the sunsolve.sun.com website, although a maintenance contract with Sun may be required to view the information.

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Multiple Security Vulnerabilities in the Solaris X Server Extensions May Lead to a Denial of Service (DoS) Condition or Allow Execution of Arbitrary Code
Product: Solaris 9 Operating System, Solaris 10 Operating System, Solaris 8 Operating System
Category: Security
Date Released: 17-Jan-2008
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-103200-1

The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the names CVE-2007-5760, CVE-2007-6427, CVE-2007-6428 and CVE-2007-6429 to these issues.

2. Avaya System Products using a Sun Microsystems Operating System:

Avaya system products include an Operating System with the product when it is delivered. Avaya Call Management System (CMS) and Avaya Interactive Response (IR) are both shipped with an operating system from Sun Microsystems. Actions to be taken on those products are described below.

Recommended Actions:
Follow the recommended actions for the products listed below. This advisory will be updated as additional information becomes available.

Product: Affected Version(s): Risk Level: Actions:
Avaya CMS R12, R13/13.1, R14 Low Install patch 112785-63 from Avaya.
Avaya IR None None IR does not use the x86 version of Solaris. Sun Java Desktop version 2 is not installed on IR running on SPARC Solaris by default.

3. Additional Information:

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5. Revision History:

V 1.0 - January 28, 2008 - Initial Statement issued.
V 2.0 - May 18, 2008 - Updated CMS actions, versions and dates

Send information regarding any discovered security problems with Avaya products to either the contact noted in the product's documentation or securityalerts@avaya.com.

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