Patch-ID# 148874-02

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Keywords: security box libcurses
Synopsis: SunOS 5.10_x86: libcurses patch
Date: May/13/2015

Install Requirements: NA

Solaris Release: 10_x86

SunOS Release: 5.10_x86

Unbundled Product:

Unbundled Release:

Xref: This patch available for SPARC as patch 148873

Topic: SunOS 5.10_x86: libcurses patch

Relevant Architectures: i386

Bugs fixed with this patch:

Sun CR # Bug #

Changes incorporated in this version: 15787457 19169817

Patches accumulated and obsoleted by this patch: 123527-01 125910-01 126431-01 146833-02

Patches which conflict with this patch:

Patches required with this patch:

Obsoleted by:

Files included with this patch:


Problem Description:

15787457  libcurses: tparm calls strcpy without checking the length
19169817 UNIX03: VSX: /tset/CAPI.os/xcurses/tparm/T.tparm{1} and 2061 other cases FAIL
(from 148874-01)
        This revision accumulates generic Sustaining patch 146833-02
        into Solaris S10U11 update.
(from 146833-02)
7157883 wgetch() in xpg4 libcurses returns EOF when arrow key is used
(from 146833-01)
6975543 UNIX03: VSX CAPI.os/xcurses/set_curte/T.set_curte {1} fails
(from 126431-01)
        This revision accumulates generic Sustaining patch 125910-01
        into Solaris S10U4 update.
(from 125910-01)
6494168 wclrtobot(3XCURSES) in subwindow of shifted window can cause SIGSEGV
(from 123527-01)
4503183 box() causes SEGV
5027709 whline() and wvline() may cause SEGV and cause sysid to coredump and root can login without password
5089079 delterm() dereferences a freed pointer

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