HP-UX PHCO_25841 : HP-UX Running Portable File System (PFS), Remote Increase in Privilege (HPSBUX02203 SSRT071339 rev.1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

s700_800 11.11 Add Rock Ridge extension to mount_cdfs(1M) :

A potential security vulnerability has been identified in HP-UX with
the Portable File System (PFS). The vulnerability could be exploited
remotely to gain an increase in privilege.

See also :


Solution :

Install patch PHCO_25841 or subsequent.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3

Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 26118 (hpux_PHCO_25841.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-1993