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Date: Wed May 23 2001 - 07:07:15 CDT

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    Digest Name: daily security bulletins digest
        Created: Wed May 23 3:00:02 PDT 2001

    Table of Contents:

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    HPSBUX0105-151 Security Vulnerabilities in CDE on HP-UX

    The documents are listed below.
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    Document ID: HPSBUX0105-151
    Date Loaded: 20010522
          Title: Security Vulnerabilities in CDE on HP-UX

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        HEWLETT-PACKARD COMPANY SECURITY BULLETIN: #00151, 23 May 2001
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    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.

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    PROBLEM: Buffer overflows and other vulnerabilities in CDE for HP-UX.

    PLATFORM: HP9000 Series 700/800 running HP-UX releases 10.10, 10.20,
               10.24, 11.00, 11.04 and 11.11.

    DAMAGE: Possible increase in privilege, denial of service.

    SOLUTION: Install the appropriate patch for the HP-UX release:

               10.10: PHSS_23355,
               10.20: PHSS_23796,
               10.24: PHSS_24097,
               11.00: PHSS_23797,
               11.04: PHSS_24098,
               11.11: PHSS_24087 and PHSS_24091.

    AVAILABILITY: The patches are available now.
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       A. Background
          Vulnerabilities have been found in several CDE modules.

       B. Fixing the problem
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