HP-UX PHKL_39899 : HP-UX Running Threaded Processes, Remote Denial of Service (DoS) (HPSBUX02611 SSRT090201 rev.1)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

s700_800 11.23 FD management, voncelocked,dup2 race :

A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP-UX
running threaded processes. The vulnerability could be exploited
remotely to create a Denial of Service (DoS).

See also :


Solution :

Install patch PHKL_39899 or subsequent.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 51467 ()

Bugtraq ID: 45219

CVE ID: CVE-2010-4108