HP-UX PHNE_23274 : HP-UX running BIND, Remote Denial of Service (DoS) (HPSBUX00144 SSRT071378 rev.2)

High Nessus Plugin ID 16684


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


s700_800 11.00 Bind 4.9.7 components :

The CERT advisories CA-2001-02 and CA-2000-20 detailed several BIND vulnerabilities including buffer overflows, input validation error, and disclosure environment variables and denial of service. See:
CERT/CC CA-2001-02 and CERT/CC CA-2000-20 . The Internet Software Consortium has posted information about all vulnerabilities at the following URL: http://www.isc.org/products/BIND/bind-security.html.


Install patch PHNE_23274 or subsequent.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 16684

File Name: hpux_PHNE_23274.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: 2007/04/19

Reference Information

CERT-CC: 2000-20, 2001-02

HP: emr_na-c00993980, HPSBUX00144, SSRT071378