Secunia CSI7
Advisories
Research
Forums
Create Profile
Our Commitment
Database
Search
Advisories by Product
Advisories by Vendor
Terminology
Report Vulnerability
Insecure Library Loading
Moderately critical

HP System Management Homepage Root Novell eDirectory Member Security Issue

-

Release Date:  2007-06-18    Last Update:  2007-06-22    Views:  11,891

Secunia Advisory SA25689

Where:

From local network

Impact:

Security Bypass

Solution Status:

Vendor Patch

CVE Reference(s):

Description


A security issue has been reported in HP System Management Homepage (SMH), which may result in malicious people gaining access to the application.

The problem is that SMH handles Novell eDirectory members as part of the root group and are therefore given privileged access to SMH.

The security issue is reported in versions prior to 2.1.9 on Linux that belong to Novell's eDirectory implementation of directory services.


Solution:
Update to version 2.1.9.

Further details available to Secunia VIM customers

Provided and/or discovered by:
Reported by the vendor.

Original Advisory:
HPSBMA02224 SSRT071334:
http://www8.itrc.hp.com/service/cki/docDisplay.do?docId=c01072894

Deep Links:
Links available to Secunia VIM customers

Do you have additional information related to this advisory?

Please provide information about patches, mitigating factors, new versions, exploits, faulty patches, links, and other relevant data by posting comments to this Advisory. You can also send this information to vuln@secunia.com

Subject: HP System Management Homepage Root Novell eDirectory Member Security Issue

No posts yet

-

You must be logged in to post a comment.



 Products Solutions Customers Partner Resources Company
 
 Corporate
Vulnerability Intelligence Manager (VIM)
Corporate Software Inspector (CSI)
Consumer
Personal Software Inspector (PSI)
Online Software Inspector (OSI)
 Industry
Compliance
Technology
Integration
 Customers
Testimonials
 VARS
MSSP
Technology Partners
References
 Factsheets
Reports
Webinars
Events
 About us
Careers
Memberships
Newsroom


 
© 2002-2014 Secunia ApS - Rued Langgaards Vej 8, 4th floor, DK-2300 Copenhagen, Denmark - +45 7020 5144
Terms & Conditions and Copyright - Privacy - Report Vulnerability