‘HP-UX Running Threaded Processes Denial of Service Vulnerability’

Summary

A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP-UX running threaded processes.’

Credit:

‘The original article can be found at: http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c02586517


Details

Vulnerable Systems:
 * HP-UX B.11.11 running threaded processes.
 * HP-UX B.11.23 running threaded processes.
 * HP-UX B.11.31 running threaded processes.

The vulnerability could be exploited remotely to create a Denial of Service (DoS).

Patch Availability:
HP has provided the following patches to resolve this vulnerability. For more information see: https://www.hp.com/go/swa
B.11.11 (11i v1) – PHKL_39133 or subsequent
B.11.23 (11i v2) – PHKL_39899 or subsequent
B.11.31 (11i v3) – PHKL_40944 or subsequent

CVE Information:
CVE-2010-4108

Disclosure Timeline:
2010-12-06 – Release Date
2010-12-06 – Last Updated’

Categories: UNIX