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Date: Tue Jul 10 2001 - 06:53:55 CDT

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    Digest Name: daily security bulletins digest
        Created: Tue Jul 10 3:00:05 PDT 2001

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    HPSBUX0107-158 Security Vulnerability in ecsd

    The documents are listed below.
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    Document ID: HPSBUX0107-158
    Date Loaded: 20010709
          Title: Security Vulnerability in ecsd

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        HEWLETT-PACKARD COMPANY SECURITY BULLETIN: #0158, 09 July '01
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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: ecsd has a user authorization problem.

    PLATFORM: HP9000 Series 700/800 running HP-UX releases 10.10, 10.20 and
              11.00, plus Solaris 2.5 and 2.6.

    DAMAGE: ecsd allows unauthorized access privilege for users.

    SOLUTION: ecsd authorization is tuned to prevent unauthorized access.
              Install the appropriate patch for HP-UX releases as
              described below.
                       HPUX 10.10 and 10.20 PHSS_24497
                       HPUX 11.00 PHSS_24498
                       Solaris 2.5, 2.6 PSOV_02958

    AVAILABILITY: All patches are available now (see special note below).

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    A. Background
        Event Correlation Services (ECS), ecsd allows unauthorized access
        privilege for users.

    B. Recommended solution

        NOTE: These three patches are NOT be available from the ITRC.
              They can only be obtained from:
              http://ovweb.external.hp.com/cpe/patches/

        NOTE: The HPUX patches are large and have dependencies.

          Apply one of these patches:

                  HPUX 10.10 and 10.20 PHSS_24497
                  HPUX 11.00 PHSS_24498
                  Solaris 2.5, 2.6 PSOV_02958

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