HP-UX PHKL_40888 : HP-UX, Local Denial of Service (DoS) (HPSBUX02518 SSRT100051 rev.1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 45617


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


s700_800 11.11 dyn semaphores; semmns limit, semctl :

A potential security vulnerability have been identified with HP-UX.
This vulnerability could be exploited locally to create a Denial of Service (DoS).


Install patch PHKL_40888 or subsequent.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 45617

File Name: hpux_PHKL_40888.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Published: 2010/04/26

Modified: 2014/03/12

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.9

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/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: 2010/04/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-1032

OSVDB: 64027

HP: emr_na-c02091749, HPSBUX02518, SSRT100051