‘Tactical Exploitation and Response Over Solaris Sparc 5.8 and 5.9 Systems’

Summary

The linked paper provides a good guide and checklist to secure Sun Microsystems’ Solaris Sparc Systems (5.8 and 5.9).’

Credit:

‘The information has been provided by Alex Hernandez.
The original article can be found at: http://www.sybsecurity.com/resources/static/Tactical-Exploitation-and-Response-Over-Solaris-Sparc-5.8-5.9-Systems.pdf


Details

Introduction:
SUN MICROSYSTEMS INC, provides network computing infrastructure solutions that include computer systems, software, storage, and services. Its core brands include the Java technology platform, the Solaris operating system, StorageTek and the UltraSPARC processor.

This document presents a couple of ideas for exploiting weaknesses intermediate advance typical (local and remote) box vulnerabilities. The paper is based on the bypassing of filtration of a common vulnerabilities known as RPCsadmind explotation and common attacks on services / ports also include trick and tips for admins and pent-testers.’

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