HP-UX PHNE_36449 : HP-UX Running rpc.yppasswdd, Remote Denial of Service (DoS) (HPSBUX02295 SSRT071333 rev.1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 29798


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


s700_800 11.31 rpc.yppasswdd patch :

A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP-UX running rpc.yppasswdd. The vulnerability could be exploited remotely to create a denial of service (DoS).


Install patch PHNE_36449 or subsequent.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 29798

File Name: hpux_PHNE_36449.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Published: 2007/12/26

Modified: 2014/03/12

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/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: 2007/12/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-6419

OSVDB: 42234

HP: emr_na-c01294324, HPSBUX02295, SSRT071333