HP-UX PHNE_28138 : s700_800 11.22 ONC/NFS General Release/Performance Patch

High Nessus Plugin ID 16672


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


s700_800 11.22 ONC/NFS General Release/Performance Patch :

The remote HP-UX host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- Potential security vulnerability in rpc.yppasswdd.
(HPSBUX00242 SSRT2330)

- A potential vulnerability in ypxfrd may allow a local user to read files without permission.

- Potential buffer overflow in XDR library. (HPSBUX00215 SSRT2336)


Install patch PHNE_28138 or subsequent.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 16672

File Name: hpux_PHNE_28138.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Published: 2005/02/16

Modified: 2015/01/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 5.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2003/04/24

Reference Information

BID: 8911

HP: emr_na-c00958066, emr_na-c00958271, HPSBUX00215, HPSBUX00242, HPSBUX0401, SSRT2330, SSRT2336, SSRT2339