HP-UX PHSS_30480 : HP-UX XFree86, Remote Unauthorized Privileged Access, Execution of Arbitrary Code (HPSBUX01018 SSRT4692 rev.2)

High Nessus Plugin ID 17524


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


s700_800 11.23 X11 Font Library Patch :

A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP UX, where a buffer overflow in XFree86 could be remotely exploited to gain unauthorized privileged access.


Install patch PHSS_30480 or subsequent.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 17524

File Name: hpux_PHSS_30480.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Published: 2005/03/18

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: 2007/04/12

Reference Information

HP: emr_na-c00957781, HPSBUX01018, SSRT4692