AIX 7.1 TL 1 : bos.mp64 (U861815)

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

Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote host is missing AIX PTF U861815, which is related to the
security of the package bos.mp64.

IBM AIX is vulnerable to a denial of service, caused by an error in
the ptrace() function. A local attacker could exploit this
vulnerability to cause a system crash.

See also :

Solution :

Install the appropriate missing security-related fix.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.7

Family: AIX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 77381 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0930

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