HP-UX PHKL_41944 : HP-UX, Local Denial of Service (DoS) (HPSBUX02646 SSRT100396 rev.1)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

s700_800 11.23 SCTP system call;Itanium-2 and PA-64 Support :

A potential security vulnerability have been identified with HP-UX.
The vulnerability could be exploited locally to create a Denial of
Service (DoS).

See also :


Solution :

Install patch PHKL_41944 or subsequent.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.4

Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 53267 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-0891

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