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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-2553

Original release date: 05/09/2007
Last revised: 11/05/2012


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.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.2 HIGH
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: XF
Name: hp-dop-privilege-escalation(34175)
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070509 Re: [security bulletin] HPSBTU02211 SSRT071326 rev.1 - HP Tru64 UNIX Running the dop command, Local Execution of Arbitrary Code with Privilege Elevation
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT071326
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1018021
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-1715
Type: Advisory
External Source: BID
Name: 23881
Type: Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.orkaan.org/tru64/orkaan_-_exp_Tru64-5.X_SSRT071326.html

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