HP-UX PHSS_42043 : HP-UX Dynamic Loader, Local Privilege Escalation, Denial of Service (DoS) (HPSBUX02688 SSRT100513 rev.1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

s700_800 11.23 linker + fdp cumulative patch :

A potential security vulnerability has been identified in HP-UX
dynamic loader. The vulnerability could be exploited locally to create
a privilege escalation, or a Denial of Service (DoS).

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?9bc129ed

Solution :

Install patch PHSS_42043 or subsequent.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 56847 ()

Bugtraq ID: 48577

CVE ID: CVE-2011-2398