This vulnerability was posted to the Bugtraq mailing list as a CIAC <firstname.lastname@example.org> advisory on July 16, 1998.
Digital OpenVMS AXP 7.1
Digital OpenVMS 7.1
A vulnerability exists in loginout under OpenVMS versions up to and including 7.1, on both the VAX and Alpha AXP architectures. Under certain circumstances, this vulnerability could result in unauthorized access.
Currently the SecurityFocus staff are not aware of any exploits for this issue. If you feel we are in error or are aware of more recent information, please mail us at: email@example.com.
Digital recommends upgrading to OpenVMS version 7.1, and installing appropriate patches. These are available at http://www1.service.digital.com/patches/