HP-UX PHCO_29085 : HP-UX Running wall(1), Local Privilege Increase, Denial of Service (DoS) (HPSBUX00258 SSRT3483 rev.2)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

s700_800 11.04 (VVOS) wall(1M) patch :

wall(1M) contains a locally exploitable vulnerability.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?419910ff

Solution :

Install patch PHCO_29085 or subsequent.

Risk factor :

High

Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 16707 (hpux_PHCO_29085.nasl)

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