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             AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution

              ESB-2008.0129 -- [Win][RedHat][HP-UX][Solaris]
          HP Select Identity Software, Remote Unauthorized Access
                              8 February 2008


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

Product:              HP Select Identity Software 4.20 and prior
Publisher:            Hewlett-Packard
Operating System:     Windows
                      Red Hat Linux 4
                      Red Hat Linux 3
Impact:               Increased Privileges
Access:               Existing Account
CVE Names:            CVE-2008-0214

Comment: While HP states that this "could be exploited remotely to gain
         unauthorized access" they also say it "can only be exploited by
         authenticated users".

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Document ID: c01346579
Version: 1

HPSBMA02309 SSRT080013 rev.1 - HP Select Identity Software, Remote
Unauthorized Access

NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as
soon as possible.

Release Date: 2008-02-06
Last Updated: 2008-02-06

Potential Security Impact: Remote unauthorized access

Source: Hewlett-Packard Company, HP Software Security Response Team

Potential security vulnerabilities have been identified with HP Select
Identity software. The vulnerabilities could be exploited remotely to gain
unauthorized access. The vulnerabilities can only be exploited by
authenticated users.

References: CVE-2008-0214

SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
HP Select Identity software v4.00, v4.01, v4.11, v4.12, v4.13, v4.20 running
on HP-UX, Windows 2003 Server, Red Hat Linux AS3 and AS4, and Solaris.


HP has provided the following software patches to resolve the vulnerability. 
The patches are available for download from

Note: To locate the patches on http://support.openview.hp.com/selfsolve/patches 
1. set Product="select identity" 
2. set Product version="All Versions" 
3. enter the Patch from the table below into the "Optional: Enter keyword(s)
or phrases" window 
4. select "Search" 

HP Select Identity Software Version
 Operating Systems
 Windows 2003 Server, and Red Hat Linux AS3
 HPSI patch 4.00.012
 HP-UX, Windows 2003 Server, Red Hat Linux AS3, and Solaris
 HPSI patch 4.01.014
 HP-UX, Windows 2003 Server, and Red Hat Linux AS3
 HPSI patch 4.11.001HF1
 HP-UX, Windows 2003 Server, Red Hat Linux AS3, and Solaris
 HPSI patch 4.12.000HF6
 HP-UX, Windows 2003 Server, Red Hat Linux AS3, and Solaris
 HPSI patch 4.13.004
 HP-UX, Windows 2003 Server, and Red Hat Linux AS4
 HPSI patch 4.20.001

Install appropriate patch. 


HP-UX Software Assistant: HP-UX Software Assistant is an enhanced application
that replaces HP-UX Security Patch Check. It analyzes all Security Bulletins
issued by HP and lists recommended actions that may apply to a specific HP-UX
system. It can also download patches and create a depot automatically.
For more information see https://www.hp.com/go/swa 

The following text is for use by the HP-UX Software Assistant.


HP-UX B.11.11 
HP-UX B.11.23 
HP-UX B.11.31 
action: upgrade Select Identity software if in use. 


Version: 1 (rev.1) - 6 February 2008 Initial release 

Third Party Security Patches: Third party security patches which are to be
installed on systems running HP software products should be applied in
accordance with the customer's patch management policy. 

Support: For further information, contact normal HP Services support channel.

Report: To report a potential security vulnerability with any HP supported
product, send Email to: security-alert@hp.com 
It is strongly recommended that security related information being
communicated to HP be encrypted using PGP, especially exploit information. 
To get the security-alert PGP key, please send an e-mail message as follows:
  To: security-alert@hp.com 
  Subject: get key

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Under Step2: your ITRC operating systems 
  - verify your operating system selections are checked and save.

To update an existing subscription: http://h30046.www3.hp.com/subSignIn.php 
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On the web page: Subscriber's Choice: your profile summary - use Edit Profile
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* The Software Product Category that this Security Bulletin relates to is
represented by the 5th and 6th characters of the Bulletin number in the title: 

GN = HP General SW
MA = HP Management Agents
MI = Misc. 3rd Party SW
NS = HP NonStop Servers
PI = HP Printing & Imaging
ST = HP Storage SW
TL = HP Trusted Linux
TU = HP Tru64 UNIX
VV = HP VirtualVault

System management and security procedures must be reviewed frequently to
maintain system integrity. HP is continually reviewing and enhancing the
security features of software products to provide customers with current
secure solutions.

"HP is broadly distributing this Security Bulletin in order to bring to the
attention of users of the affected HP products the important security
information contained in this Bulletin. HP recommends that all users
determine the applicability of this information to their individual
situations and take appropriate action. HP does not warrant that this
information is necessarily accurate or complete for all user situations
and, consequently, HP will not be responsible for any damages resulting
from user's use or disregard of the information provided in this Bulletin.
To the extent permitted by law, HP disclaims all warranties, either express
or implied, including the warranties of merchantability and fitness for a
particular purpose, title and non-infringement."

┬ęCopyright 2008 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P. 

Hewlett-Packard Company shall not be liable for technical or editorial errors
or omissions contained herein. The information provided is provided "as is"
without warranty of any kind. To the extent permitted by law, neither HP or
its affiliates, subcontractors or suppliers will be liable for incidental,
special or consequential damages including downtime cost; lost profits;
damages relating to the procurement of substitute products or services; or
damages for loss of data, or software restoration. The information in this
document is subject to change without notice. Hewlett-Packard Company and
the names of Hewlett-Packard products referenced herein are trademarks of
Hewlett-Packard Company in the United States and other countries. Other
product and company names mentioned herein may be trademarks of their
respective owners.
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