HP-UX PHNE_41908 : HP-UX Running XNTP, Remote Denial of Service (DoS) (HPSBUX02639 SSRT100293 rev.1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 53271


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


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


Install patch PHNE_41908 or subsequent.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 53271

File Name: hpux_PHNE_41908.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Published: 2011/04/04

Modified: 2015/07/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.4

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

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

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: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2011/03/25

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-3563

OSVDB: 60847

HP: emr_na-c02737553, HPSBUX02639, SSRT100293