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    Digest Name: daily security bulletins digest
        Created: Tue Jun 12 3:00:02 PDT 2001

    Table of Contents:

    Document ID Title
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    HPSBUX0106-153 Security Vulnerability in kmmodreg(1M)
    HPSBUX0106-152 Security Vul. in Virtualvault 4.0 w/ iPlanet WS

    The documents are listed below.
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    Document ID: HPSBUX0106-153
    Date Loaded: 20010611
          Title: Security Vulnerability in kmmodreg(1M)

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        HEWLETT-PACKARD COMPANY SECURITY BULLETIN: #0153, 11 June '01
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------

    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: The kmmodreg(1M) inappropriately handles files.

    PLATFORM: HP9000 Series 700/800 running HP-UX releases 11.XX only.

    DAMAGE: Pontential increase in privilege.

    SOLUTION: Install the appropriate patch for the HP-UX release:
                 11.11 PHCO_24147,
                 11.04 PHCO_24197,
                 11.00 PHCO_24112.

    AVAILABILITY: The patches are available now.
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    I. Background
          Hewlett-Packard Company has discovered that the /usr/sbin/kmmodreg
          command incorrectly performs its functions, causing a serious
          potential for a denial of service attack or an increase of
          privilege.
          This command is executed automatically at every system reboot.

    II. Recommended solution
          Application of the appropriate patch selected from the list below
          completely solves this problem.

          For HP-UX releases:
                     11.11 PHCO_24147,
                     11.04 PHCO_24197,
                     11.00 PHCO_24112.

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    ________________________________________________________________________
    -----End of Document ID: HPSBUX0106-153--------------------------------------


    Document ID: HPSBUX0106-152
    Date Loaded: 20010611
          Title: Security Vul. in Virtualvault 4.0 w/ iPlanet WS

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        HEWLETT-PACKARD COMPANY SECURITY BULLETIN: #0152, 11 June 2001
    ------------------------------------------------------------------------

    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.

    ------------------------------------------------------------------------
    ISSUE: The iPlanet Web Server included in Virtualvault 4.0 product
            contains a vulnerability.

    PLATFORM: HP9000 S700/800 running HP-UX 11.04 (VVOS), Virtualvault

    DAMAGE: Potential data corruption event.

    SOLUTION: Install patch PHSS_24108 for the HP-UX 11.04 release.

    AVAILABILITY: The patch is available now.
    ------------------------------------------------------------------------

    I. Background
         iPlanet has identified a vulnerability in the iPlanet Web Server,
         Enterprise Edition 4.X product. This problem does not affect any
         releases of the product prior to the 4.X versions. iWS 4.X is
         embedded in the Virtualvault product.

         Without patch PHSS_24108, the problem will persist and affect your
         site's data security. Hewlett Packard urges all users of
         Virtualvault 4.0 to install this patch immediately to prevent any
         potential data security risks.

    II Recommended actions
          The problem can be eliminated by installing the recommended patch.
          Hewlett-Pachard recommends that the following patch be loaded as
          applicable:

          HP-UX 11.04 (VVOS) with Virtualvault a.04.00: PHSS_24108

          NOTE: There is a dependency upon patch PHSS_23215.

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          your password.

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          the page), select "Support Information Digests".

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          or

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          (in the middle column) for the appropriate digest.

          To -gain access- to the Security Patch Matrix, select
          the link for "The Security Bulletins Archive". (near the
          bottom of the page) Once in the archive the third link is
          to the current Security Patch Matrix. Updated daily, this
          matrix categorizes security patches by platform/OS release,
          and by bulletin topic. Us our free Security Patch Check
          to completely automate the process of reviewing the patch
          matrix for 11.XX systems.

          For information on the Security Patch Check tool, see:
           http://www.software.hp.com/cgi-bin/swdepot_parser.cgi/cgi/
                  displayProductInfo.pl?productNumber=B6834AA

          The security patch matrix is also available via anonymous ftp:

          ftp.itrc.hp.com:~ftp/export/patches/hp-ux_patch_matrix

          On the "Support Information Digest Main" page:
          click on the "HP Security Bulletin Archive".

    IV. To report new security vulnerabilities, send email to

          security-alerthp.com

          Please encrypt any exploit information using the security-alert
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          Permission is granted for copying and circulating this Bulletin to
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          provided such reproduction and/or distribution is performed for
          non-commercial purposes.

          Any other use of this information is prohibited. HP is not liable
          for any misuse of this information by any third party.
    ________________________________________________________________________
    -----End of Document ID: HPSBUX0106-152--------------------------------------