HP-UX PHNE_35485 : s700_800 11.23 sendmail(1M) 8.11.1 patch

critical Nessus Plugin ID 26135
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Synopsis

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

Description

s700_800 11.23 sendmail(1M) 8.11.1 patch :

The remote HP-UX host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP-UX running sendmail. This vulnerability could allow a remote user to cause a Denial of Service (DoS).
(HPSBUX02183 SSRT061243)

- A vulnerability has been identified in sendmail which may allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code.
References: CVE-2006-0058, US-CERT VU#834865.
(HPSBUX02108 SSRT061133)

- A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP-UX running sendmail, where the vulnerability could be exploited remotely to gain unauthorized privileged access. References: CERT/CC CA-2003-25, CAN-2003-0681. (HPSBUX00281 SSRT3631)

Solution

Install patch PHNE_35485 or subsequent.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?8ac166f8

http://www.nessus.org/u?f41ededc

http://www.nessus.org/u?6b002323

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 26135

File Name: hpux_PHNE_35485.nasl

Version: 1.21

Type: local

Published: 9/25/2007

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

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: 12/21/2006

Vulnerability Publication Date: 3/22/2006

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2003-0681, CVE-2003-0694, CVE-2006-0058, CVE-2007-2246

CERT-CC: 2003-25

CERT: 834865

HP: emr_na-c00629555, emr_na-c00841370, emr_na-c01035741, HPSBUX00281, HPSBUX02108, HPSBUX02183, SSRT061133, SSRT061243, SSRT3631

CWE: 399