HP-UX PHKL_28025 : HP-UX Running Portable File System (PFS), Remote Increase in Privilege (HPSBUX02203 SSRT071339 rev.1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 26126


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


s700_800 11.11 Rock Ridge extension for ISO-9660 :

A potential security vulnerability has been identified in HP-UX with the Portable File System (PFS). The vulnerability could be exploited remotely to gain an increase in privilege.


Install patch PHKL_28025 or subsequent.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 26126

File Name: hpux_PHKL_28025.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Published: 2007/09/25

Modified: 2015/04/16

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 8.1

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/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: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2007/04/09

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2007/03/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-1993

BID: 23401

OSVDB: 34897

HP: emr_na-c00913684, HPSBUX02203, SSRT071339

CWE: 119