[security bulletin] HPSBUX02464 SSRT090210 rev.1 - HP Enterprise Cluster Master Toolkit (ECMT) running on HP-UX, Local

Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2010-02-02T00:00:00


Unauthorized Access



Document ID: c01894850 Version: 1

HPSBUX02464 SSRT090210 rev.1 - HP Enterprise Cluster Master Toolkit (ECMT) running on HP-UX, Local

Unauthorized Access

NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as soon as possible.

Release Date: 2009-10-05 Last Updated: 2010-02-01

Potential Security Impact: Local unauthorized access

Source: Hewlett-Packard Company, HP Software Security Response Team

VULNERABILITY SUMMARY A potential security vulnerability has been identified on HP Enterprise Cluster Master Toolkit (ECMT) version

B.05.00 running on HP-UX. This vulnerability could be exploited by local users to gain unauthorized access.

References: CVE-2009-4184

SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed. ECMT B.05.00 running on HP-UX B.11.23 (11i v2) or HP-UX B.11.31 (11i v3). Note: ECMT B.05.00 is available for Serviceguard A.11.18 and A.11.19 only. The exploit could allow unauthorized

access to a database managed by Oracle 9i, 10gR1, 10gR2, 11gR1 or Sybase AES 15.0.2 or later.


CVSS 2.0 Base Metrics

Reference Base Vector Base Score CVE-2009-4184 (AV:L/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:N) 6.2 =========================================================== Information on CVSS is documented in HP Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002


HP has provided the following patches to resolve the vulnerability.

The patches are available from the following location. http://itrc.hp.com

HP-UX Release / Patch ID

B.11.23 (11i v2) / PHSS_40229 or subsequent

B.11.31 (11i v3) / PHSS_40230 or subsequent



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see: https://www.hp.com/go/swa

The following text is for use by the HP-UX Software Assistant.


HP-UX B.11.23

SG-Oracle-Tool.CM-ORACLE SG-Sybase-Tool.CM-SYBASE action: install PHSS_40229 or subsequent

HP-UX B.11.31

SG-Oracle-Tool.CM-ORACLE SG-Sybase-Tool.CM-SYBASE action: install PHSS_40230 or subsequent


HISTORY Version:1 (rev.1) 1 February 2010 Initial release

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