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               ESB-2006.0073 -- [Win][Linux][HP-UX][Solaris]
      HP Oracle for OpenView (OfO) Critical Patch Update January 2006
                              25 January 2006


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

Product:           Oracle for OpenView versions 8.1.7, 9.1.01 and 9.2
Publisher:         Hewlett-Packard
Operating System:  HP-UX
                   Tru64 UNIX
                   Linux variants
Impact:            Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands
                   Access Privileged Data
                   Denial of Service
                   Reduced Security
Access:            Remote/Unauthenticated

Ref:               ESB-2006.0062

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HPSBMA02094 SSRT061104 rev.1 - HP Oracle for OpenView (OfO)
Critical Patch Update January 2006

NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted
upon as soon as possible.

Release Date: 2006-01-23
Last Updated: 2006-01-23

Potential Security Impact: Local or remote compromise of
confidentiality, availability, integrity.

Source: Hewlett-Packard Company,
        HP Software Security Response Team


Oracle(R) has issued a Critical Patch Update which contains
solutions for a number of potential security vulnerabilities.
These vulnerabilities may be exploited locally or remotely to
compromise the confidentiality, availability or integrity of
Oracle for OpenView (OfO).

References: Oracle Critical Patch Update - January 2006

SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
Oracle for OpenView (OfO) versions 8.1.7, 9.1.01, and 9.2 running
on HP-UX, Tru64 UNIX, Linux, Solaris, and Windows.


Oracle has issued a Critical Patch Update. For more information:

The following products are affected:

Product    Description

ORA200BC   OfO v8.1.7 for HP-UX LTU
ORA200CA   OfO v9.2 64bit HP-UX 11&11.11 LTU
ORA205BC   OfO v8.1.7 for HP-UX 5 LTU Bundle
ORA205CA   OfO v9.2 64bit HP-UX 11&11.11 5 LTUs
ORA230BC   OfO v8.1.7 for HP-UX Media
ORA230CA   OfO v9.2 64bit HP-UX 11&11.11 Media Kit
ORA240BC   OfO v8.1.7 for HP-UX Eval LTU & Media
ORA300BC   OfO v8.1.7 for Win 2000/NT LTU
ORA300CA   OfO v9.2 32bit Windows LTU
ORA305BC   OfO v8.1.7 for Win 2000/NT 5 LTU Bundle
ORA305CA   OfO v9.2 32bit Windows 5 LTUs
ORA330BC   OfO v8.1.7 for Win 2000/NT Media
ORA330CA   OfO v9.2 32bit Windows Media Kit
ORA340BC   OfO v8.1.7 for Win 2000/NT Eval LTU
ORA400BC   OfO v8.1.7 for Sun Solaris LTU
ORA400CA   OfO v9.2 32bit Sun Solaris 2.7&2.8 LTU
ORA401CA   OfO v9.2 64bit Sun Solaris 2.7&2.8 LTU
ORA405BC   OfO v8.1.7 for Sun Solaris 5 LTU Bundle
ORA405CA   OfO v9.2 32bit Sun Solaris 2.7&2.8 5 LTU
ORA406CA   OfO v9.2 64bit Sun Solaris 2.7&2.8 5 LTU
ORA430BC   OfO v8.1.7 for Sun Solaris Media
ORA430CA   OfO v9.2 32bit Sun Solaris 2.7&2.8 Media
ORA431CA   OfO v9.2 64bit Sun Solaris 2.7&2.8 Media
ORA440BC   OfO v8.1.7 for Sun Solaris Eval LTU
ORA500CA   OfO v9.1.01 64bit Tru64 V5.1a LTU Ent.Ed
ORA505CA   OfO v9.1.01 64bit Tru64 V5.1a LTU
ORA530CA   OfO v9.1.01 64bit Tru64 V5.1a Media Kit
ORA600CA   OfO for Linux LTU
ORA605CA   OfO for Linux LTU Service Bureaus Bundle
ORA630CA   OfO v9.2.0 for Linux, Media Kit


HP-UX B.11.11
HP-UX B.11.23
action: If Oracle for OpenView (OfO) is installed, install the
Oracle Critical Patch Update - January 2006


Note: Since Oracle for OpenView (OfO) is not installed using
swinstall(1M) the Security Patch Check Tool cannot determine
whether it is present on an HP-UX system. Customer maintained
configuration documentation should be consulted to determine
whether Oracle for OpenView (OfO) is installed.


Oracle for OpenView (OfO) customers who have support contracts
directly from Oracle should obtain the "Critical Patch Update -
January 2006" from Oracle.

Oracle for OpenView (OfO) customers who have support from
Hewlett-Packard should contact their normal support channel to
obtain the "Critical Patch Update - January 2006."

For support contract information, please visit:

Install the Oracle Critical Patch Update - January 2006.

Oracle is a registered U.S. trademark of the Oracle Corporation,
Redwood City, California.


HP-UX Security Patch Check: Security Patch Check revision B.02.00
analyzes all HP-issued Security Bulletins to provide a subset of
recommended actions that potentially affect a specific HP-UX
system. For more information:

Version:1 (rev.1) 23 January 2006 Initial release

Support: For further information, contact normal HP Services
support channel.

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* The Software Product Category that this Security Bulletin
relates to is represented by the 5th and 6th characters of the
Bulletin number in the title:

    GN = HP General SW,
    MA = HP Management Agents,
    MI = Misc. 3rd party SW,
    MP = HP MPE/iX,
    NS = HP NonStop Servers,
    OV = HP OpenVMS,
    PI = HP Printing & Imaging,
    ST = HP Storage SW,
    TL = HP Trusted Linux,
    TU = HP Tru64 UNIX,
    UX = HP-UX,
    VV = HP Virtual Vault

System management and security procedures must be reviewed
frequently to maintain system integrity. HP is continually
reviewing and enhancing the security features of software products
to provide customers with current secure solutions.

"HP is broadly distributing this Security Bulletin in order to
bring to the attention of users of the affected HP products the
important security information contained in this Bulletin. HP
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information to their individual situations and take appropriate
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or disregard of the information provided in this Bulletin. To the
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express or implied, including the warranties of merchantability
and fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement."

(c)Copyright 2006 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.
Hewlett-Packard Company shall not be liable for technical or
editorial errors or omissions contained herein. The information
provided is provided "as is" without warranty of any kind. To the
extent permitted by law, neither HP nor its affiliates,
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or consequential damages including downtime cost; lost profits;
damages relating to the procurement of substitute products or
services; or damages for loss of data, or software restoration.
The information in this document is subject to change without
notice. Hewlett-Packard Company and the names of Hewlett-Packard
products referenced herein are trademarks of Hewlett-Packard
Company in the United States and other countries. Other product
and company names mentioned herein may be trademarks of their
respective owners.

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