HP-UX PHKL_34406 : HP-UX Local Denial of Service (DoS) (HPSBUX02120 SSRT051057 rev.2)

This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

s700_800 11.00 Timers disabling, early SIGXCPU :

A potential security vulnerability has been identified in the HP-UX
kernel. The potential vulnerability could be exploited by a local
authorized user to create a Denial of Service (DoS).

See also :


Solution :

Install patch PHKL_34406 or subsequent.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1

Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 21652 (hpux_PHKL_34406.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-2551

Ready to Amp Up Your Nessus Experience?

Get Nessus Professional to scan unlimited IPs, run compliance checks & more

Buy Nessus Professional Now