HP-UX PHSS_32965 : HP-UX Running Xserver Local Execution of Arbitrary Code, Privilege Elevation (HPSBUX02137 SSRT051024 rev.1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

s700_800 11.00 Xserver cumulative patch :

A potential security vulnerability has been identified in the Xserver
running on HP-UX. The vulnerability could be exploited by a local user
to execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the Xserver.

See also :


Solution :

Install patch PHSS_32965 or subsequent.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1

Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 22178 (hpux_PHSS_32965.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-2495