HP-UX PHSS_30646 : HP-UX Running Apache, Remote Denial of Service (DoS) (HPSBUX01019 SSRT4717 rev.3)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 17531
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The remote HP-UX host is missing a security-related patch.


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Two potential security vulnerabilities have been identified in OpenSSL by NISCC (224012/1 and 224012/2). The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project has referenced them as the following CAN-2004-0079, and CAN-2004-0112. The CERT summary is TA04-078A. 1. The do_change_cipher_spec function in OpenSSL allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a crafted SSL/TLS handshake that triggers a null dereference. CVE-2004-0079 2. The SSL/TLS handshaking, when using Kerberos ciphersuites, does not properly check the length of Kerberos tickets during a handshake, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a crafted SSL/TLS handshake that causes an out-of-bounds read. CVE-2004-0112.


Install patch PHSS_30646 or subsequent.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 17531

File Name: hpux_PHSS_30646.nasl

Version: 1.16

Type: local

Published: 3/18/2005

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

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: 4/19/2004

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2003-0020, CVE-2004-0079, CVE-2004-0112, CVE-2004-0113, CVE-2004-0174

HP: emr_na-c00944046, HPSBUX01019, SSRT4717