HP-UX PHCO_26904 : HP-UX passwd(1), Local Denial of Service (DoS) (HPSBUX00191 SSRT071389 rev.2)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

s700_800 11.04 (VVOS) libpam, libpam_unix cumulative patch :

password file corruption using passwd(1).

See also :


Solution :

Install patch PHCO_26904 or subsequent.

Risk factor :


Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 16483 (hpux_PHCO_26904.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:


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