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    Digest Name: daily security bulletins digest
        Created: Wed Nov 21 3:00:02 PST 2001

    Table of Contents:

    Document ID Title
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    HPSBUX0111-176 Sec. Vulnerability in rlpdaemon

    The documents are listed below.
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    Document ID: HPSBUX0111-176
    Date Loaded: 20011120
          Title: Sec. Vulnerability in rlpdaemon

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        HEWLETT-PACKARD COMPANY SECURITY BULLETIN: #0176,
        Originally issued: 20 November '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.

     ---------------------------------------------------------------
    PROBLEM: An rlpdaemon logic flaw vulnerability has been
              reported to us that may allow a remote or local
              attacker to execute arbitrary code with superuser
              privilege.

    PLATFORM: HP9000 Servers running HP-UX releases 10.01, 10.10,
              10.20, 11.00, and 11.11.

    DAMAGE: Unauthorized access, increased privileges.

    SOLUTION: Apply the appropriate patch:
                       10.01 PHCO_25107,
                       10.10 PHCO_25108,
                       10.20 PHCO_25109,
                       11.00 PHCO_25110,
                       11.11 PHCO_25111.

    MANUAL ACTIONS: None

    AVAILABILITY: All patches are available now.
                  The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE)
                  project has assigned the name CAN-2001-0817 to
                  this issue.
     ---------------------------------------------------------------
     A. Background
        A remotely exploitable buffer overflow in rlpdaemon has been
        reported to HP.

     B. Recommended solution
        The problem can be resolved by application of one of these
        patches to the appropriate HP-UX release:
                       10.01 PHCO_25107,
                       10.01 PHCO_25107,
                       10.10 PHCO_25108,
                       10.20 PHCO_25109,
                       11.00 PHCO_25110,
                       11.11 PHCO_25111.

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