7:14 PM[security bulletin] HPSBUX02421 SSRT090047 rev.1 - HP-UX Running Kerberos, Remote Denial of Service (DoS), Execution of Arbitrary Code
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SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN
Document ID: c01717795
HPSBUX02421 SSRT090047 rev.1 - HP-UX Running Kerberos, Remote Denial of Service (DoS), Execution of Arbitrary Code
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as soon as possible.
Release Date: 2009-07-29
Last Updated: 2009-07-29
Potential Security Impact: Remote Denial of Service (DoS) and execution of arbitrary code
Source: Hewlett-Packard Company, HP Software Security Response Team
Potential security vulnerabilities have been identified on HP-UX running Kerberos. These vulnerabilities could be exploited by remote unauthenticated users to create a Denial of Service (DoS) or to execute arbitrary code.
References: CVE-2009-0846, CVE-2009-0847
SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
HP-UX B.11.11 running the Kerberos Client software versions prior to 1.3.5.09.
HP-UX B.11.23 and B.11.31 running the Kerberos Client software versions prior to 1.6.2.
CVSS 2.0 Base Metrics
Reference Base Vector Base Score
CVE-2009-0846 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) 10.0
CVE-2009-0847 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) 4.3
Information on CVSS is documented
in HP Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002
HP has provided the following updates to resolve the vulnerabilities.
The updates are available from the following location:
B.11.11 (11i v1)
B.11.23 (11i v2)
B.11.31 (11i v3)
MANUAL ACTIONS: Yes - Update
PRODUCT SPECIFIC INFORMATION
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The following text is for use by the HP-UX Software Assistant.
action: install revision C.1.3.5.09 or subsequent
action: install revision D.1.6.2.01 or subsequent
action: install revision E.1.6.2.03 or subsequent
END AFFECTED VERSIONS
Version:1 (rev.1) 29 July 2009 Initial release
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