HP-UX PHSS_43355 : s700_800 11.11 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 11.11 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

See also :


Solution :

Install patch PHSS_43355 or subsequent.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.6
CVSS Temporal Score : 2.7
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 63444 ()

Bugtraq ID: 57047

CVE ID: CVE-2012-1699