HP-UX PHSS_32966 : 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 11.11 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 :

http://www.nessus.org/u?6e99a9a6

Solution :

Install patch PHSS_32966 or subsequent.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 22179 (hpux_PHSS_32966.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-2495