13 August 2009
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-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 =========================================================================== AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution ESB-2009.1087.2 SSRT090038 rev.1 - HP-UX Running XNTP, Remote Execution of Arbitrary Code 13 August 2009 =========================================================================== AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary --------------------------------- Product: XNTP 3.5 Publisher: Hewlett-Packard Operating System: HP-UX B.11.31, B.11.23 and B.11.11 Impact/Access: Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands -- Remote/Unauthenticated Resolution: Patch/Upgrade CVE Names: CVE-2009-1252 CVE-2009-0159 Reference: ESB-2009.1003.2 Revision History: August 13 2009: Removed CVE-2009-1252 July 23 2009: Initial Release - --------------------------BEGIN INCLUDED TEXT-------------------- SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN Document ID: c01763606 Version: 1 HPSBUX02437 SSRT090038 rev.2 - HP-UX Running XNTP, Remote Execution of Arbitrary Code NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as soon as possible. Release Date: 2009-07-21 Last Updated: 2009-08-11 Potential Security Impact: Remote execution of arbitrary code Source: Hewlett-Packard Company, HP Software Security Response Team VULNERABILITY SUMMARY Potential security vulnerabilities have been identified with HP-UX running XNTP. The vulnerabilities could be exploited remotely to execute arbitrary code. References: CVE-2009-0159 SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed. HP-UX B.11.11, B.11.23, B.11.31 running XNTP version 3.5 prior to patch B11.11 PHNE_39871, B11.23 PHNE_39872 or B.11.31 PHNE_39873. BACKGROUND CVSS 2.0 Base Metrics =========================================================== Reference Base Vector Base Score CVE-2009-0159 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) 6.8 CVE-2009-1252 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) 6.8 =========================================================== Information on CVSS is documented in HP Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002 RESOLUTION HP has provided the following patches to resolve this vulnerability. The patches are available from the following location: http://itrc.hp.com HP-UX Release Patch ID B.11.11 (11i v1) PHNE_39871 B.11.23 (11i v2) PHNE_39872 B.11.31 (11i v3) PHNE_39873 MANUAL ACTIONS: No PRODUCT SPECIFIC INFORMATION 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. AFFECTED VERSIONS HP-UX B.11.11 ================== InternetSrvcs.INETSVCS-BOOT action: install patch PHNE_39871 or subsequent URL: http://itrc.hp.com HP-UX B.11.23 ================== InternetSrvcs.INETSVCS2-BOOT action: install patch PHNE_39872 or subsequent URL: http://itrc.hp.com HP-UX B.11.31 ================== NTP.NTP-RUN action: install patch PHNE_39873 or subsequent URL: http://itrc.hp.com END AFFECTED VERSIONS HISTORY Version:1 (rev.1) 21 July 2009 Initial release Version:2 (rev.1) 11 August 2009 Removed CVE-2009-1252 vulnerability Third Party Security Patches: Third party security patches that 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. 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