CVE-2006-6495

2006-12-12T20:28:00
ID CVE-2006-6495
Type cve
Reporter NVD
Modified 2017-10-10T21:31:26

Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in ld.so.1 in Sun Solaris 8, 9, and 10 allows local users to execute arbitrary code via large precision padding values in a format string specifier in the format parameter of the doprf function. NOTE: this issue normally does not cross privilege boundaries, except in cases of external introduction of malicious message files, or if it is leveraged with other vulnerabilities such as CVE-2006-6494.