HP-UX PHSS_35435 : HP-UX Running dtmail, Local Execution of Arbitrary Code (HPSBUX02162 SSRT061223 rev.1)

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 11.23 CDE Applications Patch :

A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP-UX
running dtmail. The vulnerability could be exploited by a local,
authorized user to execute arbitrary code as a member of the 'mail'
group. References: NETRAGARD-20060810.

See also :


Solution :

Install patch PHSS_35435 or subsequent.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6

Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 22917 (hpux_PHSS_35435.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-5452

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