Irix Performance Copilot Service Information Disclosure

This script is Copyright (C) 2003-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote host is affected by an information disclosure
vulnerability.

Description :

The service 'IRIX performance copilot' is running.

This service discloses sensitive information about the remote host,
and may be used by an attacker to perform a local denial of service.

*** This warning may be a false positive since the presence
*** of the bug was not verified locally.

See also :

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2000-04/0056.html

Solution :

Restrict access through the pmcd.conf file.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.4
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.4
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:U/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 11369 (irix_copilot.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 1106
4642

CVE ID: CVE-2000-0283
CVE-2000-1193