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Vulnerability Score 2.1 2.1
CVE Id CVE-2002-1589
Last Modified 10 Sep 2008 03:15:00
Published 24 Oct 2002 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE



Unknown vulnerability in Solaris 8, when the 0x02 bit (aka TEST, KMF_DEADBEEF, or deadbeef) is set in the kmem_flags kernel parameter, allows local users to cause a denial of service (system panic).

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Sun Solaris 8.0


SUNALERT - 48067

XF - solaris-kmem-flags-dos(10496)

BID - 6080

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:37:24