AIX 7.2 TL 0 : spectre_meltdown (IJ03034) (Meltdown) (Spectre)

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Synopsis :

The remote AIX host is missing a security patch.

Description :

http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2017-5715
https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2017-5715

http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2017-5753
https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2017-5753

http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2017-5754
https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2017-5754

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?0ecfba9a

Solution :

Install the appropriate interim fix.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.7
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:N/A:N)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: AIX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 106314 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-5715
CVE-2017-5753
CVE-2017-5754

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