AIX 6.1 TL 6 : icmp (IV13820)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote AIX host is missing a security patch.

Description :

There is an error in the handling of a particular ICMP packet in which
a remote user can cause a denial of service.

Note: The ifixes provided also contain the fix for CVE-2012-0194 since
they affect the same fileset.

See the following for CVE-2012-0194:

See also :

Solution :

Install the appropriate interim fix.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8

Family: AIX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 64301 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1385

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