AIX 7.1 TL 0 : fuser (IV28754)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote AIX host is missing a security patch.

Description :

IBM AIX is vulnerable to a denial of service, caused by improper
restrictions on the fuser command. A local attacker could exploit this
vulnerability via the -k argument to kill a process of another user.

See also :

Solution :

Install the appropriate interim fix.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1

Family: AIX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 63739 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-4833

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