A new Sun Alert Notification from Sun Microsystems has been issued and is described below. Additional information about this issue may be found on the sunsolve.sun.com website, although a maintenance contract with Sun may be required to view the information.
The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the name CVE-2009-0872 to this issue.
Some Avaya system products are delivered with an Operating System from Sun Microsystems. Actions to be taken on these products are described below.
|Product:||Affected Version(s):||Risk Level:||Actions:|
|Avaya CMS||R15||Low||Install patch 139462-02.|
|Avaya IR||3.0, 4.0||Low||By default IR systems are not configured as an NFS server, nor is it recommended or supported. Avaya will not test the patches for use with IR.|
Avaya strongly recommends that customers follow networking and security best practices by implementing firewalls, ACLs, physical security or other appropriate access restrictions. Though Avaya believes such restrictions should always be in place; risk to Avaya's product and the surrounding network from this potential vulnerability may be mitigated by ensuring these practices are implemented until such time as a product update is available. Further restrictions as deemed necessary based on the customer's security policies may be required during this interim period.
Additional information may also be available via the Avaya support website and through your Avaya account representative. Please contact your Avaya product support representative, or dial 1-800-242-2121, with any questions.
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V 1.0 - March 19, 2009 - Initial Statement issued.
V 2.0 - March 26, 2009 - Changed CMS actions and ASA status to final.
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