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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   Software Distributor Vendors:   HP (Compaq)
HP Software Distributor Lets Local Users Gain Elevated Privileges
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1016139
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2006-2574   (Links to External Site)
Updated:  Sep 5 2009
Original Entry Date:  May 23 2006
Impact:   User access via local system
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  

Description:   A vulnerability was reported in HP Software Distributor on HP-UX. A local user can gain elevated privileges.

The application contains unspecified vulnerabilities. No details were provided.

HP credits NCC Group with reporting this vulnerability.

Impact:   A local user can gain elevated privileges.
Solution:   The vendor has issued the following fixes, available at:

HP-UX B.11.23

B.11.23.0606.045 or subsequent

HP-UX B.11.11

PHCO_34539 or subsequent

HP-UX B11.04

PHCO_34814 or subsequent

HP-UX B.11.00

PHCO_34568 or subsequent

The HP advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Not specified
Underlying OS:   UNIX (HP/UX)

Message History:   None.

 Source Message Contents

Date:  Tue, 23 May 2006 08:38:39 -0400
Subject:  HPSBUX02114 SSRT061115 rev.1 - HP-UX Running Software Distributor Local Elevation of Privilege

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