HP-UX PHCO_28954 : HP-UX Running shar(1), Local Execution of Arbitrary Code (HPSBUX00304 SSRT3639 rev.2)

High Nessus Plugin ID 16972


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


s700_800 11.00 shar(1) cumulative patch :

shar(1) creates tmp files insecurely.


Install patch PHCO_28954 or subsequent.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 16972

File Name: hpux_PHCO_28954.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

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-c00910986, HPSBUX00304, SSRT3639