AIX 7.1 TL 2 : lvm (IV68478)

This script is Copyright (C) 2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote AIX host is missing a security patch.

Description :

The running of lquerylv command with variable DBGCMD_LQUERYLV set may
allow a local user to gain root privileges.

See also :

http://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/lvm_advisory.asc

Solution :

Install the appropriate interim fix.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: AIX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 80502 ()

Bugtraq ID: 73209

CVE ID: CVE-2014-8904

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