The Vigil@nce team watches public vulnerabilities impacting your computers, and then offers security solutions, a database and tools to fix them.

computer vulnerability bulletin CVE-2007-5391

HP-UX: privilege elevation via HP Select Identity

Synthesis of the vulnerability

A remote attacker can gain access to the system using a vulnerability in HP Select Identity.
Vulnerable products: HP-UX.
Severity of this weakness: 3/4.
Consequences of an attack: user access/rights.
Hacker's origin: LAN.
Creation date: 15/10/2007.
Références of this bulletin: BID-26023, c01081130, CVE-2007-5391, HPSBMA02230, SSRT071436, VIGILANCE-VUL-7248.

Description of the vulnerability

The HP Select Identity tool permits to centralize user management on Unix systems.

A remote attacker can get round security controls set by HP Select Identity.
Full Vigil@nce bulletin... (Free trial)

Computer vulnerabilities tracking service

Vigil@nce provides applications vulnerabilities announces. The Vigil@nce computer vulnerability tracking service alerts your teams of vulnerabilities or threats impacting your information system. The Vigil@nce security watch publishes vulnerability bulletins about threats impacting the information system. The Vigil@nce vulnerability database contains several thousand vulnerabilities.