HP-UX PHCO_28427 : HP-UX calloc(3C), Local Denial of Service (DoS) (HPSBUX00310 SSRT2341 rev.2)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

s700_800 11.11 libc cumulative patch :

calloc miscalculates the memory requirements.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?4885a88e

Solution :

Install patch PHCO_28427 or subsequent.

Risk factor :

High

Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 17023 (hpux_PHCO_28427.nasl)

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