[SA19560] HP-UX Unspecified "su" LDAP Netgroup Vulnerability

Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2006-04-07T00:00:00


TITLE: HP-UX Unspecified "su" LDAP Netgroup Vulnerability


VERIFY ADVISORY: http://secunia.com/advisories/19560/

CRITICAL: Less critical

IMPACT: Security Bypass

WHERE: Local system

OPERATING SYSTEM: HP-UX 11.x http://secunia.com/product/138/

DESCRIPTION: A vulnerability has been reported in HP-UX, which can be exploited by malicious, local users to bypass certain security restrictions.

The vulnerability is caused due to an unspecified error in the "su" program when used with the LDAP netgroup feature.

The vulnerability affects HP-UX B.11.11.

SOLUTION: HP-UX B.11.11: Install PHCO_34545 or later.

PROVIDED AND/OR DISCOVERED BY: Reported by the vendor.

ORIGINAL ADVISORY: HPSBUX02111 SSRT061132: http://itrc.hp.com/service/cki/docDisplay.do?docId=c00637553

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