HP-UX PHNE_40388 : HP-UX Running sendmail, Remote Denial of Service (DoS) (HPSBUX02495 SSRT090151 rev.2)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

s700_800 11.23 sendmail(1M) 8.11.1 patch :

A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP-UX
running sendmail. This vulnerability could allow a remote user to
create a Denial of Service (DoS).

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?213654ef

Solution :

Install patch PHNE_40388 or subsequent.

Risk factor :

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

Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 43132 (hpux_PHNE_40388.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2002-2261