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The remote HP-UX host is missing a security-related patch.
s700_800 11.11 ONC/NFS General Release/Performance Patch :
The remote HP-UX host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities :
- The error messages returned by rpc.mountd can be used to
determine whether a file exists. (HPSBUX00272 SSRT3596)
- A potential security vulnerability has been identified
with HP-UX running RPC services, where the vulnerability
may be exploited by an unauthorized remote user to
create a denial of service (DoS). (HPSBUX01020 SSRT2384)
See also :
Install patch PHNE_29211 or subsequent.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 16928 (hpux_PHNE_29211.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2002-1265