AIX 6.1 TL 6 : bos.mp64 (U854751)

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Synopsis :

The remote AIX host is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.

Description :

The remote host is missing AIX PTF U854751, which is related to the
security of the package bos.mp64.

The root owned files can be read by non-root users only when the
directory permissions are set allowed for non-root users. For example,
a non-root user won't be able to read anything under /etc/security,
but can read files like /etc/rc.wpars under ftp.

See also :

http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IV28715

Solution :

Install the appropriate missing security-related fix.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:N/A:N)

Family: AIX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 65711 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-4845

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