HP-UX PHNE_34077 : HP-UX Running ftpd Remote Denial of Service (DoS) (HPSBUX02092 SSRT5971 rev.2)
Low Nessus Plugin ID 20800
SynopsisThe remote HP-UX host is missing a security-related patch.
Descriptions700_800 11.04 (VVOS) 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).
SolutionInstall patch PHNE_34077 or subsequent.