This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote HP-UX host is missing a security-related patch.
s700_800 11.23 exec(2) and setrlimit(2) system call fix :
A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP-UX
running on Itanium platforms where, under certain conditions, a
specific stack size prevents proper operation. This vulnerability
could be exploited by a local authorized user to create a Denial of
See also :
Install patch PHKL_33714 or subsequent.
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 20038 (hpux_PHKL_33714.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2005-3295