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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-5008

Original release date: 09/20/2007
Last revised: 06/20/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The logins command in HP-UX B.11.31, B.11.23, and B.11.11 does not correctly report password status, which allows remote attackers to obtain privileges when certain "password issues" are not detected.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.0 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: XF
Name: hpux-logins-unauthorized-access(36702)
External Source: BID
Name: 25740
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-3230
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1018709
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 26873
Type: Advisory
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT071439
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5779

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5779
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/o:hp:hp-ux:11.11
* cpe:/o:hp:hp-ux:11.23
* cpe:/o:hp:hp-ux:11.31

* Denotes Vulnerable Software
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