HP Tru64 UNIX dop command privilege escalation
|hp-dop-privilege-escalation (34175)||High Risk|
HP Tru64 UNIX running the dop command, could allow a local authenticated attacker to gain elevated privileges on the system. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code on the system with root privileges.
Refer to HPSBTU02211 SSRT071326 for patch, upgrade, or suggested workaround information. See References.
- HP Security Bulletin HPSBTU02211 SSRT071326: HP Tru64 UNIX Running the dop command, Local Execution of Arbitrary Code with Privilege Elevation.
- BID-23881: HP Tru64 DOP Command Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability
- CVE-2007-2553: Unspecified vulnerability in dop in HP Tru64 UNIX 5.1B-4, 5.1B-3, and 5.1A PK6 allows local users to gain privileges via a large amount of data in the environment, as demonstrated by a long environment variable.
- OSVDB ID: 36203: HP Tru64 UNIX dop Unspecified Local Privilege Escalation
- SA25197: HP Tru64 UNIX "dop" Command Privilege Escalation
- SECTRACK ID: 1018021: HP Tru64 `dop` Command Lets Local Users Gain Root Privileges
- Compaq Tru64 5.1a_pk6
- Compaq Tru64 5.1b3
- Compaq Tru64 5.1b4
May 01, 2007
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