AIX 7.2 TL 0 : aixbase (IJ02827)

This script is Copyright (C) 2018 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote AIX host is missing a security patch.

Description :

http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2018-1383
https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2018-1383 A
software logic bug creates a vulnerability in an AIX 6.1, 7.1, and 7.2
daemon which could allow a user with root privileges on one system, to
obtain root access on another machine.

See also :

http://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/aixbase_advisory.asc

Solution :

Install the appropriate interim fix.

Risk factor :

High

Family: AIX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 106688 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2018-1383

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