HP-UX PHSS_34160 : 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 11.00 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 :

http://www.nessus.org/u?87667e9c

Solution :

Install patch PHSS_34160 or subsequent.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 21660 (hpux_PHSS_34160.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-3779