HP-UX PHCO_36953 : HP-UX Running useradd(1M), Local Unauthorized Access (HPSBUX02335 SSRT071454 rev.2)

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote HP-UX host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

s700_800 11.31 ugm cumulative patch :

A potential security vulnerability has been identified HP-UX running
the useradd(1M) command. The vulnerability could be exploited locally
to allow unauthorized access to directories or files.

See also :


Solution :

Install patch PHCO_36953 or subsequent.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.3

Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 32451 (hpux_PHCO_36953.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-1660

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