HP-UX PHCO_33215 : s700_800 11.11 libpam_unix cumulative patch

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

s700_800 11.11 libpam_unix cumulative patch :

The remote HP-UX host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- A potential security vulnerability has been identified
with HP-UX running /sbin/passwd which could be locally
exploited to create a Denial of Service (DoS).
(HPSBUX02103 SSRT5953)

- A potential security vulnerability has been identified
with HP-UX trusted systems where the vulnerability may
be exploited to allow remote unauthorized access.
(HPSBUX01165 SSRT5899)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?987adafe
http://www.nessus.org/u?583442b8

Solution :

Install patch PHCO_33215 or subsequent.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 18396 (hpux_PHCO_33215.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-1771
CVE-2006-1509