AIX 6.1 TL 9 : bos.rte.lvm (U865862)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote host is missing AIX PTF U865862, which is related to the
security of the package bos.rte.lvm.

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

See also :

http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IV67907

Solution :

Install the appropriate missing security-related fix.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: AIX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 83879 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-8904

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