A vulnerability has been reported in Sun Solaris, which can be exploited by malicious, local users to cause a DoS (Denial of Service).
The vulnerability is caused due to an unspecified error in the event port implementation. This can be exploited to cause a system panic by executing a specially crafted application that submits and retrieves user-defined events from a port.
The vulnerability is reported in Solaris 10 for the SPARC and x86 platform.
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Subject: Sun Solaris Event Port Local Denial of Service
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