HP-UX PHNE_33406 : 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 11.00 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 :

http://www.nessus.org/u?45d34ec8

Solution :

Install patch PHNE_33406 or subsequent.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 1.7
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 20801 (hpux_PHNE_33406.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-2993