HP-UX PHCO_25111 : HPSBUX0111-176 Sec. Vulnerability in rlpdaemon (rev.1)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 16957


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


s700_800 11.11 lpspool subsystem cumulative patch :

An rlpdaemon logic flaw vulnerability has been reported to us that may allow a remote or local attacker to execute arbitrary code with superuser privilege.


Install patch PHCO_25111 or subsequent.

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 16957

File Name: hpux_PHCO_25111.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.18 $

Type: local

Published: 2005/02/16

Modified: 2014/12/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

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: 2001/11/21

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2001/11/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2001-0817

BID: 3561

OSVDB: 9618