HP-UX Running NFS/ONCplus, NFS Inadvertently Enabled (HPSBUX02509 SSRT100032 rev.1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 68962


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


The remote HP-UX system is affected by a security bypass vulnerability in NFS/ONCplus. This issue could enable the NFS_SERVER setting in the nfsconf file, which might allow attackers to obtain filesystem access via NFS requests.


Upgrade to ONCplus_B.11.31.09.depot or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 68962

File Name: hpux_HPSBUX02509.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Published: 2013/07/18

Updated: 2018/07/12

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4

Temporal Score: 3

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

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: 2010/03/25

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-0451

BID: 38982

HP: emr_na-c02026642, HPSBUX02509, SSRT100032

IAVB: 2010-B-0026