HP-UX PHKL_27179 : HP-UX running ptrace(2), Local Denial of Service (DoS) (HPSBUX00206 SSRT071397 rev.2)
High Nessus Plugin ID 16517
SynopsisThe remote HP-UX host is missing a security-related patch.
Descriptions700_800 11.11 Corrected reference to thread register state :
Improper use of ptrace(2) could panic the system.
SolutionInstall patch PHKL_27179 or subsequent.