HP-UX PHSS_38259 : HP-UX Running DCE, Remote Denial of Service (DoS) (HPSBUX02393 SSRT080057 rev.1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 35177


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


s700_800 11.31 HP DCE 2.0 client cumulative patch :

A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP-UX running DCE. The vulnerability could be exploited remotely to create a Denial of Service (DoS).


Install patch PHSS_38259 or subsequent.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 35177

File Name: hpux_PHSS_38259.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.21 $

Type: local

Published: 2008/12/16

Modified: 2015/01/15

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: 2008/12/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-4418

HP: emr_na-c01623009, HPSBUX02393, SSRT080057