HP-UX PHNE_35485 : s700_800 11.23 sendmail(1M) 8.11.1 patch

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 11.23 sendmail(1M) 8.11.1 patch :

The remote HP-UX host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- A potential security vulnerability has been identified
with HP-UX running sendmail. This vulnerability could
allow a remote user to cause a Denial of Service (DoS).
(HPSBUX02183 SSRT061243)

- A vulnerability has been identified in sendmail which
may allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code.
References: CVE-2006-0058, US-CERT VU#834865.
(HPSBUX02108 SSRT061133)

- A potential security vulnerability has been identified
with HP-UX running sendmail, where the vulnerability
could be exploited remotely to gain unauthorized
privileged access. References: CERT/CC CA-2003-25,
CAN-2003-0681. (HPSBUX00281 SSRT3631)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?8ac166f8
http://www.nessus.org/u?f41ededc
http://www.nessus.org/u?6b002323

Solution :

Install patch PHNE_35485 or subsequent.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 26135 (hpux_PHNE_35485.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2003-0681
CVE-2003-0694
CVE-2006-0058
CVE-2007-2246