HP-UX PHSS_30173 : HP-UX XFree86, Remote Unauthorized Privileged Access, Execution of Arbitrary Code (HPSBUX01018 SSRT4692 rev.2)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

s700_800 11.11 Xserver cumulative patch :

A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP UX,
where a buffer overflow in XFree86 could be remotely exploited to gain
unauthorized privileged access.

See also :


Solution :

Install patch PHSS_30173 or subsequent.

Risk factor :


Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 16493 (hpux_PHSS_30173.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:


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