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HP-UX: CVE-2001-1509: Security restrictions are not consistently enforced when starting applications under HP-UX 11.20.

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HP-UX: CVE-2001-1509: Security restrictions are not consistently enforced when starting applications under HP-UX 11.20.

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
12/31/2001
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/11/2017
Modified
09/12/2017

Description

geteuid in Itanium Architecture (IA) running on HP-UX 11.20 does not properly identify a user's effective user id, which could allow local users to gain privileges.

Solution(s)

  • hpux-apply-phss-25454

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