HP-UX PHSS_34566 : HP-UX Secure Shell Remote Denial of Service (DoS) (HPSBUX02090 SSRT051058 rev.2)

High Nessus Plugin ID 21713


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


s700_800 11.04 Virtualvault 4.7 OpenSSH update :

A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP-UX running Secure Shell. The vulnerability could be remotely exploited to allow a remote unauthorized user to create a Denial of Service (DoS).


Install patch PHSS_34566 or subsequent.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 21713

File Name: hpux_PHSS_34566.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Published: 2006/06/16

Modified: 2014/03/12

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/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: 2006/05/31

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2005/07/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-2096, CVE-2005-2798

OSVDB: 17827, 19141

HP: emr_na-c00589050, HPSBUX02090, SSRT051058