HP-UX PHNE_29462 : s700_800 11.22 ftpd(1M) and ftp(1) patch

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

s700_800 11.22 ftpd(1M) and ftp(1) patch :

The remote HP-UX host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- A potential vulnerability has been identified with HP-UX
running ftpd where the vulnerability could be exploited
to allow a remote authorized user unauthorized access to
files. (HPSBUX01119 SSRT4694)

- A potential security vulnerability has been identified
with HP-UX running ftp where the vulnerability could be
exploited remotely to allow unauthorized access.
(HPSBUX01050 SSRT3456)

- The wu-ftpd program is potentially vulnerable to a
buffer overflow. (HPSBUX00277 SSRT3606)

- A potential security vulnerability has been identified
with HP-UX running ftpd, where a buffer overflow in ftpd
could be remotely exploited to allow an unauthorized
user to gain privileged access. (HPSBUX01118 SSRT4883)

- A potential vulnerability has been identified with HP-UX
running wu-ftpd with the restricted gid option enabled
where the vulnerability could be exploited by a local
user to gain unauthorized access to files. (HPSBUX01059
SSRT4704)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?6ca73dfe
http://www.nessus.org/u?353e3f75
http://www.nessus.org/u?2fb36360
http://www.nessus.org/u?0e3b95fe
http://www.nessus.org/u?9d4b2076

Solution :

Install patch PHNE_29462 or subsequent.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 16907 (hpux_PHNE_29462.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2003-0466
CVE-2004-0148
CVE-2004-1332
CVE-2005-0547