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-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- =========================================================================== AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution ESB-2003.0863 -- HEWLETT-PACKARD SECURITY BULLETIN: HPSBUX0303-252 SSRT2439 xdrmem_getbytes() *Revision 9* 18 December 2003 =========================================================================== AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary --------------------------------- Publisher: Hewlett-Packard Operating System: HP-UX 11.22 HP-UX 11.11 HP-UX 11.04 HP-UX 11.00 HP-UX 10.20 Platform: HP9000 Series 700/800 Impact: Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands Denial of Service Access Required: Remote CVE Names: CAN-2003-0028 Ref: AL-2003.03 ESB-2003.0733 - --------------------------BEGIN INCLUDED TEXT-------------------- - -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 ----------------------------------------------------------------- **REVISED 09** Source: HEWLETT-PACKARD COMPANY SECURITY BULLETIN: HPSBUX0303-252 Originally issued: 19 March 2003 Last revised: 16 December 2003 SSRT2439 Rev.9 xdrmem_getbytes() ----------------------------------------------------------------- NOTICE: There are no restrictions for distribution of this Bulletin provided that it remains complete and intact. 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. ----------------------------------------------------------------- PROBLEM: Potential buffer overflow in xdrmem_getbytes() and related functions. IMPACT: Potential unauthorized access, denial of service. PLATFORM: HP-UX B.10.20, B.11.00, B.11.04, B.11.11, and B.11.22 SOLUTION: Until patches are available manually install the appropriate fixed libraries. --> Patches are now available for B.11.00 and B.11.11. B.10.20 - PHCO_26158 B.11.00 - PHNE_28982 --> B.11.00 - PHCO_28480 B.11.11 - PHNE_28983 --> B.11.11 - PHCO_28481 MANUAL ACTIONS: Yes - NonUpdate --> B.11.04, B.11.22: Download and install the appropriate files. --> B.11.00, B.11.11: No manual actions. AVAILABILITY: The files are available now. This bulletin will be revised when patches are available. CHANGE SUMMARY: Rev.01 - Corrected instructions for replacing libc.1 on 11.00 and 11.11. Added CERT CA-2003-10 reference. Rev.02 - Corrected instructions 10.20 Rev.03 - Patches are available for 11.00 and 11.11 libc.1 must still be manually installed for 11.00 and 11.11 Rev.04 - Corrected 11.00 and 11.11 patch information. Rev.05 - Added note about general release patches Rev.06 - Added PHCO_26158. Added AFFECTED VERSIONS section. Rev.07 - Added PHCO_28982 and PHCO_28983. Rev.08 - Corrected patch names. PHCO_28982 should be PHNE_28982. PHCO_28983 should be PHNE_28983. Rev.09 - Added PHCO_28480 and PHCO_28481. ----------------------------------------------------------------- A. Background There are potential buffer overflows in xdrmem_getbytes() and related functions. This issue has been reported by CERT/CC in advisory CA-2003-10. NOTE: The files listed below also have the fix for HPSBUX0209-215 SSRT2336 Security Vulnerability in XDR library This bulletin should be implemented instead of HPSBUX0209-215. HP Tru64 UNIX/TruCluster Servers: The following potential security vulnerability has been identified or reported in the HP Tru64 UNIX operating system that may result in unauthorized Privileged Access or a Denial of Service (DoS). This potential vulnerability may be in the form of Local and Remote security domain risks. Cross reference: SSRT2322, SSRT2384, SSRT2341, SSRT2439,SSRT2412 Not Impacted: HP NonStop Servers HP OpenVMS **REVISED 09** AFFECTED VERSIONS The following is a list by HP-UX revision of affected filesets and the fileset revision or patch containing the fix. To determine if a system has an affected version, search the output of "swlist -a revision -l fileset" for an affected fileset, then determine if a fixed revision or the applicable patch is installed. HP-UX B.11.22 ============= NFS.NFS-64SLIB fix: libnsl.so.1.64_11.22IA NFS.NFS-SHLIBS fix: libnsl.so.1.32_11.22IA OS-Core.CORE2-SHLIBS fix: libc.1 HP-UX B.11.11 ============= NFS.NFS-64SLIB NFS.NFS-SHLIBS fix: PHNE_28983 or subsequent OS-Core.CORE-SHLIBS --> fix: PHCO_28481 or subsequent HP-UX B.11.04 ============= NFS.NFS-64SLIB fix: libnsl.1.64_11.00, libnsl.a.64_11.00 NFS.NFS-SHLIBS fix: libnsl.1.32_11.00, libnsl.a.32_11.00 OS-Core.CORE-SHLIBS fix: libc.1 HP-UX B.11.00 ============= NFS.NFS-64SLIB NFS.NFS-SHLIBS fix: PHNE_28982 or subsequent OS-Core.CORE-SHLIBS --> fix: PHCO_28480 or subsequent HP-UX B.10.20 ============= OS-Core.CORE-SHLIBS fix: PHCO_26158 or subsequent B. Recommended solution Note: If the preliminary patches, PHNE_28929.depot or PHNE_28930.depot have been installed, they must be removed with swremove before installing the general release patches PHNE_28982 (11.00) or PHNE_28983 (11.11) or subsequent. Until patches are released, download and manually install the appropriate libraries and preliminary patches. System: hprc.external.hp.com (188.8.131.52) Login: xdr2 Password: xdr2 Browser ftp access: ftp://xdr2:firstname.lastname@example.org/ or ftp://xdr2:email@example.com/ Note: There is an ftp defect in IE5 that may result in a browser hang. To work around this: Select Tools -> Internet Options -> Advanced Un-check the option: [ ] Enable folder view for FTP sites If you wish to verify the md5 sum please refer to: HPSBUX9408-016 Patch sums and the MD5 program Download the appropriate files and unpack with gunzip: libc.1.gz # B.11.04, B.11.22 libnsl.1.32_11.00.gz # B.11.04 libnsl.a.32_11.00.gz # B.11.04 libnsl.1.64_11.00.gz # B.11.04 libnsl.a.64_11.00.gz # B.11.04 libnsl.so.1.32_11.22IA.gz # B.11.22 libnsl.so.1.64_11.22IA.gz # B.11.22 Verify the cksum or md5. If you wish to verify the md5 sum please refer to: HPSBUX9408-016 Patch sums and the MD5 program cksum: 3108550729 1867776 libc.1 2543748420 679936 libnsl.1.32_11.00 3883898582 652664 libnsl.1.64_11.00 2393869471 818268 libnsl.a.32_11.00 205723668 1456024 libnsl.a.64_11.00 2149197207 1490400 libnsl.so.1.32_11.22IA 755476395 1565336 libnsl.so.1.64_11.22IA MD5 (libc.1) = 118ce482dbb3982b7484ddc434d77a51 MD5 (libnsl.1.32_11.00) = a6bbfcae4a7044b0d1e9aece871c126e MD5 (libnsl.1.64_11.00) = b3c76866d75a4216be7787f219c051df MD5 (libnsl.a.32_11.00) = 1c0aea725173673eb1c8e9410180096c MD5 (libnsl.a.64_11.00) = 06c8fd367c7620a017e9bb2e7df3ec7d MD5 (libnsl.so.1.32_11.22IA) = 6da4151346312058269645856e16ac89 MD5 (libnsl.so.1.64_11.22IA) = f5f89dd00c66d03d7e14a72232c86f25 For B.11.04 ==================================== #DIR=[path to new files] #cd /usr/lib #cp $DIR/libnsl.1.32_11.00 libnsl.1.new #cp $DIR/libnsl.a.32_11.00 libnsl.a.new #cp $DIR/libc.1 libc.1.new #chmod 555 libnsl.1.new #chmod 444 libnsl.a.new #chmod 555 libc.1.new #chown bin:bin libnsl.1.new #chown bin:bin libnsl.a.new #chown bin:bin libc.1.new #mv libnsl.1 libnsl.1.orig #mv libnsl.a libnsl.a.orig #mv libc.1 libc.1.orig #mv libnsl.1.new libnsl.1 #mv libnsl.a.new libnsl.a #mv libc.1.new libc.1 #cd /usr/lib/pa20_64 #cp $DIR/libnsl.1.64_11.00 libnsl.1.new #cp $DIR/libnsl.a.64_11.00 libnsl.a.new #chmod 555 libnsl.1.new #chmod 444 libnsl.a.new #chown bin:bin libnsl.1.new #chown bin:bin libnsl.a.new #mv libnsl.1 libnsl.1.orig #mv libnsl.a libnsl.a.orig #mv libnsl.1.new libnsl.1 #mv libnsl.a.new libnsl.a After this, any applications that use libnsl.1 must be restarted. Any applications that use libnsl.a must be relinked and restarted. Any applications that use libc.1 must be restarted. Rebooting is the recommended way to restart the applications using libnsl.1 or libc.1. For B.11.00 and B.11.11 ==================================== Remove the preliminary patches with swremove if they are on the system: PHNE_28929.depot #B.11.00 PHNE_28930.depot #B.11.11 Install the appropriate patches: PHNE_28982 #B.11.00 --> PHCO_28480 #B.11.00 PHNE_28983 #B.11.11 --> PHCO_28481 #B.11.11 After this, any applications that use libnsl.1 must be restarted. Any applications that use libnsl.a must be relinked and restarted. Rebooting is the recommended way to restart the applications using libnsl.1 or libc.1. For B.11.22 IA ==================================== #DIR=[path to new files] #cd /usr/lib/hpux32 #cp $DIR/libnsl.so.1.32_11.22.IA libnsl.so.1.new #chmod 555 libnsl.so.1.new #chown bin:bin libnsl.so.1.new #mv libnsl.so.1 libnsl.so.1.orig #mv libnsl.so.1.new libnsl.so.1 #cd /usr/lib #cp $DIR/libc.1 libc.1.new #chmod 555 libc.1.new #chown bin:bin libc.1.new #mv libc.1 libc.1.orig #mv libc.1.new libc.1 #cd /usr/lib/hpux64 #cp $DIR/libnsl.so.1.64_11.22.IA libnsl.so.1.new #chmod 555 libnsl.so.1.new #chown bin:bin libnsl.so.1.new #mv libnsl.so.1 libnsl.so.1.orig #mv libnsl.so.1.new libnsl.so.1 After this, any applications that use libnsl.so.1 must be restarted. Rebooting is the recommended way to restart the applications using libnsl.1 or libc.1. C. 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