HP-UX PHCO_37291 : HP-UX Running useradd(1M), Local Unauthorized Access (HPSBUX02335 SSRT071454 rev.2)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

s700_800 11.23 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 :

http://www.nessus.org/u?507b3f40

Solution :

Install patch PHCO_37291 or subsequent.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.3
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:N)

Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 32453 (hpux_PHCO_37291.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-1660