HP-UX PHCO_33142 : HP-UX usermod(1M) Local Unauthorized Access. (HPSBUX02102 SSRT051078 rev.4)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 21103
SynopsisThe remote HP-UX host is missing a security-related patch.
Descriptions700_800 11.11 ugm cumulative patch :
A vulnerability has been identified with certain versions of the HP-UX usermod(1M) command. A certain combination of options can result in recursively changing the ownership of all directories and files under a user's new home directory. This may result in unauthorized access to these directories and files.
SolutionInstall patch PHCO_33142 or subsequent.