HP-UX PHNE_14017 : s700_800 11.00 cumulative ARPA Transport patch

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 16850


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


s700_800 11.00 cumulative ARPA Transport patch :

A TCP SYN packet with target host's address as both source and destination can cause system hangs.


Install patch PHNE_14017 or subsequent.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 16850

File Name: hpux_PHNE_14017.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Published: 2005/02/16

Modified: 2013/04/20

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

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: 1998/02/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-1999-0016

HP: HPSBUX9801-076