HP-UX PHCO_36808 : HP-UX Running logins(1M), Remote Unauthorized Access (HPSBUX02259 SSRT071439 rev.1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 26122


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


s700_800 11.23 logins(1M) cumulative patch :

A potential security vulnerability has been identified in HP-UX running the logins(1M) command. This command incorrectly reports password status. As a result password issues may not be detected, allowing remote unauthorized access.


Install patch PHCO_36808 or subsequent.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 26122

File Name: hpux_PHCO_36808.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Published: 2007/09/25

Modified: 2015/04/14

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9

Temporal Score: 7.8

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:hp:hp-ux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/HP-UX/version, Host/HP-UX/swlist

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2007/09/18

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2007/09/18

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-5008

BID: 25740

OSVDB: 37564

HP: emr_na-c01167886, HPSBUX02259, SSRT071439

CWE: 287