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Solaris 2.4 before kernel jumbo patch -35 allows set-gid programs to dump core even if the real user id is not in the set-gid group, which allows local users to overwrite or create files at higher privileges by causing a core dump, e.g. through dmesg.
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Date Entry Created
20010831 Disclaimer: The entry creation date may reflect when the CVE-ID was allocated or reserved, and does not necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly disclosed, or updated in CVE.
Phase (Legacy)
Proposed (20010912)
Votes (Legacy)
MODIFY(2) Dik, Frech
NOOP(2) Cole, Foat
Comments (Legacy)
 Frech> XF:solaris-coredump-symlink(7196)
 Dik> sun bug: 1208241
   Also applies to set-uid executables that have made real
   and effective uid identical

Proposed (Legacy)
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