HP-UX PHNE_29210 : s700_800 11.00 ONC/NFS General Release/Performance Patch

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

s700_800 11.00 ONC/NFS General Release/Performance Patch :

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

- 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)

- The error messages returned by rpc.mountd can be used to
determine whether a file exists. (HPSBUX00272 SSRT3596)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?00ac5958
http://www.nessus.org/u?87f2ecde

Solution :

Install patch PHNE_29210 or subsequent.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 16929 (hpux_PHNE_29210.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2002-1265