HP-UX PHNE_33414 : HP-UX Running ftpd Remote Denial of Service (DoS) (HPSBUX02092 SSRT5971 rev.2)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 20799


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


s700_800 11.23 ftpd(1M) and ftp(1) patch :

A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP-UX running ftpd. The vulnerability could be exploited by a remote unauthorized user to cause ftpd to become unresponsive, leading to a Denial fo Service (DoS).


Install patch PHNE_33414 or subsequent.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 20799

File Name: hpux_PHNE_33414.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.21 $

Type: local

Published: 2006/01/24

Modified: 2014/03/12

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 1.7

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

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: 2005/10/31

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2005/09/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-2993

OSVDB: 19586, 22663

HP: emr_na-c00592668, HPSBUX02092, SSRT5971