HP-UX PHKL_23886 : HP-UX Running setrlimit(1M), Denial of Service (DoS) (HPSBUX00156 SSRT071363 rev.3)

High Nessus Plugin ID 16699


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


s700_800 11.04 (VVOS) probe,sysproc,shmem,thread cuml patch :

The setrlimit() allows incorrect core files Rev.1 **.


Install patch PHKL_23886 or subsequent.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 16699

File Name: hpux_PHKL_23886.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

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: 2007/04/12

Reference Information

HP: emr_na-c00968563, HPSBUX00156, SSRT071363