HP-UX PHSS_28470 : HP-UX Running X Font Server (xfs) Software, Remote Unauthorized Access or Denial of Service (DoS) (HPSBUX00228 SSRT2429 rev.3)

High Nessus Plugin ID 17035


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


s700_800 11.11 X Font Server Patch :

Potential buffer overflow in the X Font Server (xfs).


Install patch PHSS_28470 or subsequent.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 17035

File Name: hpux_PHSS_28470.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: 2003/02/10

Reference Information

HP: emr_na-c00965492, HPSBUX00228, SSRT2429