HP-UX PHNE_27881 : HP-UX DNS and Resolver Libraries, Remote Execution of Arbitrary Code, Denial of Service (DoS) (HPSBUX00209 SSRT2316 rev.17)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

s700_800 11.04 (VVOS) libnss_dns DNS backend patch :

Potential buffer overflows in DNS resolver libraries.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?821eb02f

Solution :

Install patch PHNE_27881 or subsequent.

Risk factor :

High

Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 16963 (hpux_PHNE_27881.nasl)

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