HP-UX PHCO_29209 : HP-UX /usr/lbin/rwrite, Local Denial of Service (DoS) (HPSBUX00312 SSRT3556 rev.2)

High Nessus Plugin ID 16685


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


s700_800 11.11 lpspool subsystem cumulative patch :

A locally exploitable buffer overflow has been identified in /usr/lbin/rwrite.


Install patch PHCO_29209 or subsequent.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 16685

File Name: hpux_PHCO_29209.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.16 $

Type: local

Published: 2005/02/16

Modified: 2014/12/10

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-c00908667, HPSBUX00312, SSRT3556