HP-UX PHSS_31181 : HP-UX Running xfs and stmkfont, Remote Unauthorized Access (HPSBUX01061 SSRT4773 rev.2)

High Nessus Plugin ID 16744


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


s700_800 11.23 X Font Server Patch :

Potential security vulnerabilities have been reported with HP-UX running xfs and stmkfont. These vulnerabilities can be exploited to allow remote unauthorized access to resources owned by group 'bin.'.


Install patch PHSS_31181 or subsequent.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 16744

File Name: hpux_PHSS_31181.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

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: 2007/04/05

Reference Information

HP: emr_na-c00924426, HPSBUX01061, SSRT4773