HP-UX PHNE_23274 : HP-UX running BIND, Remote Denial of Service (DoS) (HPSBUX00144 SSRT071378 rev.2)
High Nessus Plugin ID 16684
SynopsisThe remote HP-UX host is missing a security-related patch.
Descriptions700_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.
SolutionInstall patch PHNE_23274 or subsequent.