HP-UX PHNE_29785 : HP-UX Running rpc.ypupdated, Remote Unauthorized Access (HPSBUX01002 SSRT4688 rev.2)

High Nessus Plugin ID 16874


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


s700_800 11.00 ONC/NFS General Release/Performance Patch :

A potential security vulnerability has been found in HP-UX running rpc.ypupdated. The vulnerability could be exploited to allow remote unauthorized access.


Install patch PHNE_29785 or subsequent.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 16874

File Name: hpux_PHNE_29785.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

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: 2007/03/29

Reference Information

HP: emr_na-c00908571, HPSBUX01002, SSRT4688