HP-UX PHNE_34927 : s700_800 11.04 (VVOS) sendmail(1m) 8.9.3 patch

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

s700_800 11.04 (VVOS) sendmail(1m) 8.9.3 patch :

The remote HP-UX host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- A vulnerability has been identified in sendmail which
may allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code.
References: CVE-2006-0058, US-CERT VU#834865.
(HPSBUX02108 SSRT061133)

- A potential security vulnerability has been identified
with HP-UX running Sendmail processing malformed
multipart MIME messages. This vulnerability could
potentially allow a remote unauthenticated user to cause
a Denial of Service (DoS). (HPSBUX02124 SSRT061159)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?f41ededc
http://www.nessus.org/u?a31863fc

Solution :

Install patch PHNE_34927 or subsequent.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.6
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 22175 (hpux_PHNE_34927.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-0058
CVE-2006-1173