HP-UX PHSS_31990 : HP-UX stmkfont Local Unauthorized Privileged Access (HPSBUX01088 SSRT4807 rev.2)

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Synopsis :

The remote HP-UX host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

s700_800 11.23 X Font Server Patch :

A potential security vulnerability has been reported with the HP-UX
stmkfont program. This vulnerability can be exploited to allow local
unauthorized access to resources owned by group 'bin.'.

See also :


Solution :

Install patch PHSS_31990 or subsequent.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2

Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 16633 (hpux_PHSS_31990.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0965