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The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.
A flaw was found in the way ibutils handled temporary files. A local
attacker could use this flaw to cause arbitrary files to be
overwritten as the root user via a symbolic link attack.
It was discovered that librdmacm used a static port to connect to the
ib_acm service. A local attacker able to run a specially crafted
ib_acm service on that port could use this flaw to provide incorrect
address resolution information to librmdacm applications.
See also :
Run 'yum update openmpi' to update your system.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.3
Family: Amazon Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 71396 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2012-4516CVE-2013-2561
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