HP HP-UX 10 mstm memory corruption

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A vulnerability, which was classified as critical, was found in HP HP-UX 10 (Operating System). This affects an unknown code of the component mstm. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a memory corruption vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-119. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability. The summary by CVE is:

buffer overflow in mstm in hp-ux allows local users to gain root access.

The weakness was presented 11/01/1996. This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-1999-0336. The exploitability is told to be easy. An attack has to be approached locally. No form of authentication is needed for exploitation. Neither technical details nor an exploit are publicly available.

Upgrading eliminates this vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at SecurityFocus (BID 83081), X-Force (1439) and Vulnerability Center (SBV-56670). See 16209 for similar entry.





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VulDB Meta Base Score: 9.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 8.9

VulDB Base Score: 9.3
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Class: Memory corruption
CWE: CWE-119
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: Yes
Remote: No

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Vendor: https://www.hp.com/

Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-1999-0336 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 83081 - HP-UX CVE-1999-0336 Local Security Vulnerability
X-Force: 1439
Vulnerability Center: 56670 - HP-UX 10 Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability, High

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Created: 06/17/2014 05:37 PM
Updated: 08/23/2018 08:15 AM
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