HP-UX PHSS_37224 : HP-UX Running X Font Server (xfs) Software, Remote Execution of Arbitrary Code (HPSBUX02303 SSRT071468 rev.1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

s700_800 11.11 X Font Server Patch :

A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP-UX
running the X Font Server (xfs). The vulnerability could be exploited
remotely to execute arbitrary code.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?43d2cdc1

Solution :

Install patch PHSS_37224 or subsequent.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 30045 (hpux_PHSS_37224.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-4990