HP-UX PHNE_24395 : s700_800 11.04 (VVOS) 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 11.04 (VVOS) 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. The vulnerability could be exploited by a
remote unauthenticated user to list directories with the
privileges of the root user. (HPSBUX02071 SSRT051064)

- ftpd and ftp incorrectly manage buffers. (HPSBUX00162
SSRT4883)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?1aba643e
http://www.nessus.org/u?a8f47fb9

Solution :

Install patch PHNE_24395 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: 16931 (hpux_PHNE_24395.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-1332
CVE-2005-3296