HP-UX PHNE_23697 : HP-UX running xntpd(1M), Remote Execution of Arbitrary Commands, Increased Privilege (HPSBUX00148 SSRT071379 rev.4)

High Nessus Plugin ID 16616


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


s700_800 11.00 NTP timeservices upgrade plus utilities :

The HP-UX NTP daemon (xntpd) contains an exploitable vulnerability.


Install patch PHNE_23697 or subsequent.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 16616

File Name: hpux_PHNE_23697.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Published: 2005/02/16

Modified: 2013/04/20

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:hp:hp-ux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/HP-UX/version, Host/HP-UX/swlist

Patch Publication Date: 2001/04/27

Reference Information

HP: emr_na-c00994050, HPSBUX00148, SSRT071379