HP-UX PHNE_39873 : HP-UX Running XNTP, Remote Execution of Arbitrary Code (HPSBUX02437 SSRT090038 rev.2)

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

s700_800 11.31 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 :

http://www.nessus.org/u?08444db8

Solution :

Install patch PHNE_39873 or subsequent.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 40366 (hpux_PHNE_39873.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 34481
35017

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0159