This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote HP-UX host is missing a security-related patch.
s700_800 11.23 ugm cumulative patch :
A vulnerability has been identified with certain versions of the HP-UX
usermod(1M) command. A certain combination of options can result in
recursively changing the ownership of all directories and files under
a user's new home directory. This may result in unauthorized access to
these directories and files.
See also :
Install patch PHCO_34764 or subsequent.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6
Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 22329 (hpux_PHCO_34764.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2006-1248
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