AIX 7.1 TL 3 : netstat (IV77299)

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


Synopsis :

The remote AIX host is missing a security patch.

Description :

IBM AIX could allow a local attacker to escalate their privileges to
root access through a vulnerability in netstat when a fiber channel
adapter is present.

See also :

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

Solution :

Install the appropriate interim fix.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: AIX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 86354 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-4948

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