‘HP-UX Denial of Service Vulnerability’

Summary

A potential security vulnerability have been identified with HP-UX.’

Credit:

‘The original article can be found at: http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c02753287


Details

Vulnerable Systems:
 * HP-UX B.11.23
 * HP-UX B.11.31

A potential security vulnerability have been identified with HP-UX. The vulnerability could be exploited locally to create a Denial of Service (DoS).

Patch Availability:
HP has provided the following patches to resolve this vulnerability. The patches are available from http://itrc.hp.com

CVE Information:
CVE-2011-0891

Disclosure Timeline:
23 March 2011 Initial release’

Categories: UNIX