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The remote HP-UX host is missing a security-related patch.
s700_800 11.11 Software Distributor Cumulative Patch :
The remote HP-UX host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities :
- A potential security vulnerability has been identified
in HP-UX running swagentd. The vulnerability could be
exploited remotely by an unauthenticated user to cause
swagentd to abort resulting in a Denial of Service
(DoS). References: HPSBUX0311-299 SSRT3660. (HPSBUX02105
- SD utilities (swinstall(1M), swverify(1M) and others)
have a locally exploitable buffer overflow. (HPSBUX00293
See also :
Install patch PHCO_28848 or subsequent.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 16981 (hpux_PHCO_28848.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2006-1389