HP-UX PHNE_29211 : s700_800 11.11 ONC/NFS General Release/Performance Patch

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 16928


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


s700_800 11.11 ONC/NFS General Release/Performance Patch :

The remote HP-UX host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- The error messages returned by rpc.mountd can be used to determine whether a file exists. (HPSBUX00272 SSRT3596)

- A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP-UX running RPC services, where the vulnerability may be exploited by an unauthorized remote user to create a denial of service (DoS). (HPSBUX01020 SSRT2384)


Install patch PHNE_29211 or subsequent.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 16928

File Name: hpux_PHNE_29211.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.23 $

Type: local

Published: 2005/02/16

Modified: 2013/06/27

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: 2003/11/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2002-1265

HP: emr_na-c00908660, emr_na-c00951288, HPSBUX00272, HPSBUX01020, SSRT2384, SSRT3596