HP-UX PHNE_23274 : HP-UX running BIND, Remote Denial of Service (DoS) (HPSBUX00144 SSRT071378 rev.2)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

s700_800 11.00 Bind 4.9.7 components :

The CERT advisories CA-2001-02 and CA-2000-20 detailed several BIND
vulnerabilities including buffer overflows, input validation error,
and disclosure environment variables and denial of service. See:
CERT/CC CA-2001-02 and CERT/CC CA-2000-20 . The Internet Software
Consortium has posted information about all vulnerabilities at the
following URL: http://www.isc.org/products/BIND/bind-security.html.

See also :


Solution :

Install patch PHNE_23274 or subsequent.

Risk factor :


Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 16684 (hpux_PHNE_23274.nasl)

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