HP-UX PHSS_37399 : HP OpenView Operations (OVO) Agents Running Shared Trace Service, Remote Arbitrary Code Execution (HPSBMA02239 SSRT061260 rev.3)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 29973


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


s700_800 11.X OV OVO8.X Core Agt HPUX 11 IA A.08.17.3 :

A potential security vulnerability has been identified in HP OpenView Operations (OVO) Agents running Shared Trace Service. The vulnerability could be remotely exploited to execute arbitrary code.


Install patch PHSS_37399 or subsequent.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 29973

File Name: hpux_PHSS_37399.nasl

Version: 1.22

Type: local

Published: 1/15/2008

Updated: 1/26/2022

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.3


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3: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: 12/2/2007

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Metasploit (HP OpenView Operations OVTrace Buffer Overflow)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-3872

HP: emr_na-c01110576, SSRT061260

IAVT: 2007-T-0033-S