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HP OpenView Omniback allows remote execution of commands as root via spoofing, and local users can gain root access via a symlink attack.
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  • RSI:RSI.0009.09-08-98.HP-UX.OMNIBACK
  • HP:HPSBUX9810-085
  • XF:omniback-remote
Date Entry Created
19990607 Disclaimer: The entry creation date may reflect when the CVE-ID was allocated or reserved, and does not necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly disclosed, or updated in CVE.
Phase (Legacy)
Modified (19990925-01)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(2) Baker, Frech
MODIFY(1) Prosser
RECAST(1) Christey
Comments (Legacy)
 Prosser> additional source
   HP Security Bulletin 85
 Christey> Two separate bugs, so SF-LOC says this candidate should be
 Christey> ADDREF CIAC:J-007

Proposed (Legacy)
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