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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2011-4834

The GetInstalledPackages function in the configuration tool in HP Application Lifestyle Management (ALM) 11 on AIX, HP-UX, and Solaris allows local users to gain privileges via (1) a Trojan horse /tmp/tmp.txt FIFO or (2) a symlink attack on /tmp/tmp.txt.
Publish Date : 2011-12-14 Last Update Date : 2011-12-15
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.6
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Gain privileges
CWE ID 264

- Products Affected By CVE-2011-4834

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application HP Application Lifestyle Management 11 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
HP Application Lifestyle Management 1

- References For CVE-2011-4834

http://secunia.com/advisories/47040
SECUNIA 47040
http://0a29.blogspot.com/2011/12/0a29-11-2-privilege-escalation.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/520783/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20111208 0A29-11-2 : Privilege escalation vulnerability in HP Application Lifestyle Management (ALM) Platform v11
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/71698
XF hp-alm-symlink(71698)

- Vulnerability Conditions

Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2011-4834

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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