Intrusion Prevention

Sun.Solaris.DHCP.Client.Remote.Code.Execution

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a vulnerability in the script '/lib/svc/method/net-svc' in Sun Solaris 10.
It may allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a DHCP response.

Affected Products

Sun Solaris 10.0 _x86
Sun Solaris 10

Impact

System compromise
Remote code execution

Recommended Actions

Apply the appropriate patch, available from the vendor's web site.
Sun Solaris 10
Sun 119593-01
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-21-119593-01-1
Sun Solaris 10.0 _x86
Sun 119594-01
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-21-119594-01-1

CVE References

CVE-2005-2870