HP-UX PHCO_25918 : HP-UX Running sort, Remote Unauthorized Access, Denial of Service (DoS) (HPSBUX00237 SSRT3454 rev.2)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

s700_800 11.11 sort(1) cumulative patch :

Potential filesystem mismangement in sort(1).

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?395f58a0

Solution :

Install patch PHCO_25918 or subsequent.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 16892 (hpux_PHCO_25918.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2003-1356