HP-UX PHCO_38492 : HPUX Running useradd(1M), Local Unauthorized Access (HPSBUX02366 SSRT080120 rev.2)

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

s700_800 11.11 ugm cumulative patch :

A potential security vulnerability has been identified in 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_38492 or subsequent.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.0

Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 38730 (hpux_PHCO_38492.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0719