HP-UX PHKL_26233 : HP-UX, Local Denial of Service (DoS) (HPSBUX00183 SSRT071370 rev.2)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

s700_800 11.11 VM-JFS ddlock, mmap,thread perf, user limits :

The HP-UX kernel incorrectly specifies arguements for setrlimit() and
can produce unexpected panics.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?e4eabe6b

Solution :

Install patch PHKL_26233 or subsequent.

Risk factor :

High

Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 16900 (hpux_PHKL_26233.nasl)

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