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Subject: Security Bulletins Digest
From: Oonk, Patrick (patrickPINE.NL)
Date: Wed Sep 13 2000 - 11:57:48 CDT

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    Created: Wed Sep 13 3:00:05 PDT 2000

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Document ID Title
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HPSBUX0009-120 Sec. Vulnerability OpenView NNM config. scripts

The documents are listed below.

Document ID: HPSBUX0009-120
Date Loaded: 20000912
      Title: Sec. Vulnerability OpenView NNM config. scripts


The information in the following Security Bulletin should be acted upon
as soon as possible. Hewlett-Packard Company will not be liable for any
consequences to any customer resulting from customer's failure to fully
implement instructions in this Security Bulletin as soon as possible.

PROBLEM: Database configuration scripts require strengthening.

PLATFORM: HP9000 Series 700/800 running HP-UX releases 10.XX and 11.XX
          plus Sun Microsystems SOLARIS releases 2.X, running
          NNM 6.1, NNM 5.01, and NNM 4.11.

DAMAGE: Users with login can obtain unauthorized privileges.

SOLUTION: Apply appropriate patches listed below.
                  HP-UX 11.00 HP-UX 10.X SOLARIS 2.X
         NNM 6.1: PHSS_22241 PHSS_22240 PSOV_02800
         NNM 5.01: n/a PHSS_22246 PSOV_02802
         NNM 4.11: n/a PHSS_22247 PSOV_02803

AVAILABILITY: Patches are available now at the OV website noted below.

 A. Background
    Hewlett-Packard Company has been notified of a vulnerability
    in its OpenView Network Node Manager. The Database configuration
    scripts need strengthening.

 B. Fixing the problem:
    Apply one of the patches listed below. Please take note
    of patch dependencies.

              HP-UX 11.00 HP-UX 10.X SOLARIS 2.X
              =========== ========== =======
     NNM 6.1: PHSS_22241 PHSS_22240 PSOV_02800
     NNM 5.01: n/a PHSS_22246 PSOV_02802
     NNM 4.11: n/a PHSS_22247 PSOV_02803

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