HP-UX PHKL_38987 : HP-UX, Local Denial of Service (DoS) (HPSBUX02389 SSRT080141 rev.1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 35066


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


s700_800 11.31 vm cumulative patch :

A potential security vulnerability has been identified in HP-UX. The vulnerability could be exploited locally to create a denial of service (DoS).


Install patch PHKL_38987 or subsequent.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 35066

File Name: hpux_PHKL_38987.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.41 $

Type: local

Published: 2008/12/09

Modified: 2017/06/16

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.6

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:S/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: 2008/12/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-4416

OSVDB: 50409

HP: emr_na-c01615952, HPSBUX02389, SSRT080141