HP-UX PHKL_40944 : HP-UX Running Threaded Processes, Remote Denial of Service (DoS) (HPSBUX02611 SSRT090201 rev.1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 51468


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


s700_800 11.31 fs_filedscrp cumulative patch :

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


Install patch PHKL_40944 or subsequent.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 51468

File Name: hpux_PHKL_40944.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.16 $

Type: local

Published: 2011/01/12

Modified: 2016/03/16

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/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: 2010/12/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-4108

BID: 45219

OSVDB: 69683

HP: emr_na-c02586517, HPSBUX02611, SSRT090201

IAVB: 2010-B-0104