HP-UX PHSS_39766 : HP-UX Running Kerberos, Remote Denial of Service (DoS), Execution of Arbitrary Code (HPSBUX02421 SSRT090047 rev.2)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 41977


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


s700_800 11.31 KRB5-Client Version Cumulative patch :

Potential security vulnerabilities have been identified on HP-UX running Kerberos. These vulnerabilities could be exploited by remote unauthenticated users to create a Denial of Service (DoS) or to execute arbitrary code.


Install patch PHSS_39766 or subsequent.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 41977

File Name: hpux_PHSS_39766.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.14 $

Type: local

Published: 2009/10/05

Modified: 2016/11/18

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:hp:hp-ux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/HP-UX/version, Host/HP-UX/swlist

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2009/06/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-0846, CVE-2009-0847

BID: 34257, 34408, 34409

OSVDB: 53383, 53385

HP: emr_na-c01717795, HPSBUX02421, SSRT090047

CWE: 20, 189