A security vulnerability exists in the newgrp command on certain Hewlett-Packard systems.
HP9000 servers running HP-UX release 11.11 contain a security vulnerability allowing users to gain increased capability. No further details are available. See HP document HPSBUX0103-147.
The complete impact of this vulnerability is not yet known.
Apply a patch as described in the HP bulletin.
Vendor| Status| Date Notified| Date Updated
Hewlett-Packard Company| | 26 Mar 2001| 30 Apr 2001
If you are a vendor and your product is affected, let us know.
Group | Score | Vector
Base | N/A | N/A
Temporal | N/A | N/A
Environmental | N/A | N/A
This document was written by Shawn V. Hernan.