HP-UX PHNE_44295 : s700_800 11.31 s700_800 cumulative PPP patch

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

s700_800 11.31 s700_800 cumulative PPP patch :

A potential security vulnerability has been identified with the HP-UX
pppoec utility. The vulnerability could be exploited in allowing a
local user to elevate their privilege. References: CVE-2015-2126

See also :


Solution :

Install patch PHNE_44295 or subsequent.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.3
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: HP-UX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 88155 ()

Bugtraq ID: 75462

CVE ID: CVE-2015-2126

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