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Date: Thu, 21 Jun 2001 05:54:58 -0700 (PDT)


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Digest Name:  daily security bulletins digest
    Created:  Thu Jun 21  3:00:02 PDT 2001

Table of Contents:

Document ID      Title
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HPSBUX0106-154   Sec. Vulnerability in OpenView Network Node Manager

The documents are listed below.
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Document ID:  HPSBUX0106-154
Date Loaded:  20010620
      Title:  Sec. Vulnerability in OpenView Network Node Manager

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    HEWLETT-PACKARD COMPANY SECURITY BULLETIN: #00154, 20 June 2001
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The information in the following Security Bulletin should be acted upon
as soon as possible.  Hewlett-Packard Company will not be liable for any
consequences to any customer resulting from customer's failure to fully
implement instructions in this Security Bulletin as soon as possible.

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PROBLEM:  It is possible to gain unauthorized privileges
          in OpenView Network Node Manager.

PLATFORM: HP9000 Servers running HP-UX releases 10.20 and 11.00 (only)
          Sun Microsystems SOLARIS releases 2.X
          Microsoft Windows NT4.X / Windows 2000
          running NNM 6.1

DAMAGE:  A malicious user may obtain unauthorized privileges under
         certain conditions.

SOLUTION: Apply one of these patches:
          HP-UX 11.00     HP-UX 10.20     SOLARIS 2.X     WinNT4.X/2000
          PHSS_23780      PHSS_23779      PSOV_02905      NNM_00698


AVAILABILITY:  These four patches are Special Release patches are available
               only from http://ovweb.external.hp.com/cpe/patches/
               They are not available from the ITRC.

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I.
   A. Background
      Hewlett-Packard Company has been notified of a vulnerability in its
      OpenView Network Node Manager.  It is possible to gain unauthorized
      privileges.

   B. Fixing the problem
      Apply one of these patches:

          HP-UX 11.00     HP-UX 10.20     SOLARIS 2.X     WinNT4.X/2000
          PHSS_23780      PHSS_23779      PSOV_02905      NNM_00698

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