Zero day strikes at Solaris 10

Wednesday, 14 February 2007, 12:36 AM EST

Sun Microsystems' Solaris 10 operating system has been hit by an unpatched vulnerability in its telnet service, the server and software vendor warned.

Telnet is command prompt controlled network protocol that can be used to on intranets and the internet. It was one of the early internet standards but has fallen in disuse for its limited security.

At vnunet.

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