HP-UX PHNE_29912 : HP-UX sendmail, Remote Unauthorized Privileged Access (HPSBUX00281 SSRT3631 rev.11)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

s700_800 11.22 sendmail(1m) 8.11.1 patch :

A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP-UX
running sendmail, where the vulnerability could be exploited remotely
to gain unauthorized privileged access. References: CERT/CC
CA-2003-25, CAN-2003-0681.

See also :


Solution :

Install patch PHNE_29912 or subsequent.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0

Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 16855 (hpux_PHNE_29912.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2003-0681

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