HP-UX PHNE_39871 : HP-UX Running XNTP, Remote Execution of Arbitrary Code (HPSBUX02437 SSRT090038 rev.2)

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 11.11 NTP timeservices upgrade plus utilities :

A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP-UX
running XNTP. The vulnerability could be exploited remotely to execute
arbitrary code.

See also :


Solution :

Install patch PHNE_39871 or subsequent.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 40364 (hpux_PHNE_39871.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 34481

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0159