HP-UX PHNE_34077 : HP-UX Running ftpd Remote Denial of Service (DoS) (HPSBUX02092 SSRT5971 rev.2)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

s700_800 11.04 (VVOS) ftpd(1M) and ftp(1) patch :

A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP-UX
running ftpd. The vulnerability could be exploited by a remote
unauthorized user to cause ftpd to become unresponsive, leading to a
Denial fo Service (DoS).

See also :


Solution :

Install patch PHNE_34077 or subsequent.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 1.7

Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 20800 (hpux_PHNE_34077.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-2993