HP-UX PHCO_43843 : s700_800 11.23 m4(1) cumulative patch

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 72896


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


s700_800 11.23 m4(1) cumulative patch :

A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP-UX's m4(1) macro processor command. The vulnerability could be exploited locally resulting in unauthorized access. References: CVE-2013-6200, (SSRT101297).


Install patch PHCO_43843 or subsequent.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 72896

File Name: hpux_PHCO_43843.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2014/03/10

Modified: 2014/04/30

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.2

Temporal Score: 5.4

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

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: 2014/02/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-6200

BID: 66056

OSVDB: 104094

HP: emr_na-c04103553