HP-UX B.11.23 Partition Manager contains a flaw that may allow a malicious local user to gain sensitive system information as well as compromise an affected system. The issue is triggered when a validation error in Partition Manager (parmgr) occurs when handling certificates from the cimserver. It is possible that the flaw may allow unauthorised access and information leakage resulting in a loss of confidentiality, integrity, and/or availability.
Upgrade to Partition Manager revision B.11.23.02.00 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.