HP-UX PHCO_26449 : 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 11.00 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 :

http://www.nessus.org/u?b9f3a7ae

Solution :

Install patch PHCO_26449 or subsequent.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 26119 (hpux_PHCO_26449.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-1993