HP-UX PHCO_29622 : HP-UX Local Elevation of Privilege Related to Directory Permissions (HPSBUX01006 SSRT2320 rev.2)

High Nessus Plugin ID 16619


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


s700_800 11.11 Directory patch :

A potential vulnerability has been identified with HP-UX where directory permissions may be locally exploited to allow an authorized user to gain elevated privileges.


Install patch PHCO_29622 or subsequent.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 16619

File Name: hpux_PHCO_29622.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: 2007/03/29

Reference Information

HP: emr_na-c00912101, HPSBUX01006, SSRT2320