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Home » Hacking News » HP-UX UUCP buffer overflow

HP-UX UUCP buffer overflow

by Mario Miri on June 11th, 2003 An attacker may exploit this issue to overwrite sensitive locations in memory, it may be possible for an attacker to execute arbitrary code. As UUCP is installed setuid root this would result in the execution of attacker-supplied commands with the privileges of the superuser.


Vulnerable:
HP HP-UX 10.20
HP HP-UX 11.0
HP HP-UX 11.11


Solution:
ftp://hprc.external.hp.com/


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