HP-UX PHNE_44236 : s700_800 11.23 NTP timeservices upgrade plus utilities

high Nessus Plugin ID 82683


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


s700_800 11.23 NTP timeservices upgrade plus utilities :

Potential security vulnerabilities have been identified with HP-UX running NTP. These could be exploited remotely to execute code, create a Denial of Service (DoS), or other vulnerabilities. References:
CVE-2014-9293 - Insufficient Entropy in Pseudo-Random Number Generator (PRNG) (CWE-332) CVE-2014-9294 - Use of Cryptographically Weak PRNG (CWE-338) CVE-2014-9295 - Stack Buffer Overflow (CWE-121) CVE-2014-9296 - Error Conditions, Return Values, Status Codes (CWE-389) CVE-2014-9297 - Improper Check for Unusual or Exceptional Conditions (CWE-754) SSRT101872 VU#852879.


Install patch PHNE_44236 or subsequent.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 82683

File Name: hpux_PHNE_44236.nasl

Version: 1.10

Type: local

Published: 4/10/2015

Updated: 1/11/2021

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

Temporal Vector: 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 Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/1/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-9293, CVE-2014-9294, CVE-2014-9295, CVE-2014-9296, CVE-2014-9297

BID: 71757, 71758, 71761, 71762, 72583

CERT: 852879

HP: emr_na-c04554677

TRA: TRA-2015-04