HP HP-UX 9.00/10.00 cstm memory corruption

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A vulnerability classified as critical has been found in HP HP-UX 9.00/10.00 (Operating System). This affects an unknown code of the file cstm. 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 cstm program allows local users to gain root privileges.

The weakness was shared 12/20/2000. This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-1999-0307. The exploitability is told to be easy. An attack has to be approached locally. No form of authentication is needed for exploitation. Technical details are known, but no exploit is available.

Upgrading eliminates this vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at SecurityFocus (BID 83065), X-Force (1439) and Vulnerability Center (SBV-56586). The entry 13773 is related to this item.





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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-1999-0307 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 83065 - HP-UX CVE-1999-0307 Local Security Vulnerability
X-Force: 1439
Vulnerability Center: 56586 - HP-UX Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability, High

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Created: 07/02/2014 11:30 AM
Updated: 08/22/2018 09:50 AM
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