HP-UX PHKL_38987 : HP-UX, Local Denial of Service (DoS) (HPSBUX02389 SSRT080141 rev.1)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

s700_800 11.31 vm cumulative patch :

A potential security vulnerability has been identified in HP-UX. The
vulnerability could be exploited locally to create a denial of service
(DoS).

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?24c4333a

Solution :

Install patch PHKL_38987 or subsequent.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:C)

Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 35066 (hpux_PHKL_38987.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-4416