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Resource Management Errors


Severity High
Score 7.8/10


Memory leak in the Ultra-SPARC T2 crypto provider device driver (aka n2cp) in Sun Solaris 10, and OpenSolaris snv_54 through snv_112, allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via unspecified vectors related to a large keylen value.

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CWE-399 - Resource Management Errors

Resource management errors is not a weakness in and of itself, rather it is a category of weaknesses related to improper management of system resources. If not addressed, the weaknesses in this category can lead to unexpected software behavior, loss of access, file modification, sensitive information disclosure, system crash, denial of service, and code execution.


Advisory Timeline

  • Published