HP-UX PHNE_22722 : HP-UX running xntpd(1M), Remote Execution of Arbitrary Commands, Increased Privilege (HPSBUX00148 SSRT071379 rev.4)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

s700_800 11.11 NTP timeservices upgrade plus utilities :

The HP-UX NTP daemon (xntpd) contains an exploitable vulnerability.

See also :


Solution :

Install patch PHNE_22722 or subsequent.

Risk factor :


Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 16991 (hpux_PHNE_22722.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:


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