HP-UX PHNE_24419 : HP-UX running sendmail(1M), Remote Unauthorized Access (HPSBUX00179 SSRT071387 rev.3)

High Nessus Plugin ID 16925


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


s700_800 11.00 sendmail(1m) 8.9.3 patch :

In HP sendmail(1m) release 8.8.6 and 8.9.3 under certain conditions an email queue warning message is returned with the Diagnostic-Code and incorrect information not intended to be seen without authorization.
However, HP sendmail(1m) release 8.11.1 does not exhibit this problem.


Install patch PHNE_24419 or subsequent.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 16925

File Name: hpux_PHNE_24419.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: 2007/04/19

Reference Information

HP: emr_na-c00994295, HPSBUX00179, SSRT071387