HP-UX PHSS_43134 : s700_800 11.31 X Font Server Patch

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

s700_800 11.31 X Font Server Patch :

A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP-UX
running the X Font Server (xfs). The vulnerability could be exploited
locally to create a Denial of Service (DoS), or allow unauthorized
access.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?ebdcfc14

Solution :

Install patch PHSS_43134 or subsequent.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.6
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 2.7
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 63442 ()

Bugtraq ID: 57047

CVE ID: CVE-2012-1699