HP HP-UX up to 10.20 newgrp memory corruption

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A vulnerability classified as critical has been found in HP HP-UX up to 10.20 (Operating System). This affects an unknown part of the component newgrp. 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 hp-ux newgrp program.

The weakness was shared 12/01/1996. This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-1999-0050. The exploitability is told to be easy. Attacking locally is a requirement. No form of authentication is needed for exploitation. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not publicly available.

Upgrading eliminates this vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at SecurityFocus (BID 683), X-Force (451) and Vulnerability Center (SBV-564).

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

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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/

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CVE: CVE-1999-0050 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 683 - HP-UX newgrp Vulnerability
X-Force: 451
Vulnerability Center: 564 - HP-UX newgrp Vulnerability, Medium

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Created: 06/17/2014 05:42 PM
Updated: 05/07/2019 12:44 PM
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