HP-UX PHCO_27020 : HP-UX LP subsystem, Local Denial of Service (DoS) (HPSBUX00213 SSRT2331 rev.2)

High Nessus Plugin ID 16869


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


s700_800 11.11 lpspool subsystem cumulative patch :

Potential buffer overflows in lp subsystem.


Install patch PHCO_27020 or subsequent.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 16869

File Name: hpux_PHCO_27020.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.19 $

Type: local

Published: 2005/02/16

Modified: 2016/11/18

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2007/04/26

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2002/08/28

Exploitable With

Metasploit (HP-UX LPD Command Execution)

Reference Information

OSVDB: 9638

HP: emr_na-c01035668, HPSBUX00213, SSRT2331