HP-UX PHSS_34159 : HP-UX Running xterm Local Unauthorized Access (HPSBUX02075 SSRT051074 rev.5)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

s700_800 11.23 XClients Patch :

A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP-UX
running xterm. The vulnerability could be exploited by a local user to
gain unauthorized access.

See also :


Solution :

Install patch PHSS_34159 or subsequent.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2

Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 21553 (hpux_PHSS_34159.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-3779

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