HP-UX PHNE_27442 : HP-UX running xntpd, Remote Denial of Service (DoS) (HPSBUX00232 SSRT2370 rev.2)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

s700_800 11.04 (VVOS) NTP timeservices upgrade + utilities :

xntpd software may HANG or exhibit extremely poor performance.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?ead73910

Solution :

Install patch PHNE_27442 or subsequent.

Risk factor :

High

Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 17001 (hpux_PHNE_27442.nasl)

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