HP-UX PHNE_37897 : HP-UX Running IPv6, Remote Denial of Service (DoS) and Unauthorized Access (HPSBUX02407 SSRT080107 rev.1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

s700_800 11.23 cumulative ARPA Transport patch :

A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP-UX
running IPv6. This vulnerability could be exploited remotely resulting
in a Denial of Service (DoS) and unauthorized access.

See also :


Solution :

Install patch PHNE_37897 or subsequent.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 35642 (hpux_PHNE_37897.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 31529

CVE ID: CVE-2008-2476