AIX 5.3 TL 9 : at (IZ43456)

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

Synopsis :

The remote AIX host is missing a security patch.

Description :

The at command does not drop permissions when reading certain files. A
local attacker may exploit this error to read any file on the system
because the command is setuid root.

The following file is vulnerable :


See also :

Solution :

Install the appropriate interim fix.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.9

Family: AIX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 63778 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0536

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