AIX 6.1 TL 9 : lsmcode (IV87794)

This script is Copyright (C) 2016-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote AIX host is missing a security patch.

Description :

http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2016-3053 IBM AIX
contains an unspecified vulnerability that would allow a locally
authenticated user to obtain root level privileges.

See also :

http://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/lsmcode_advisory2.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)

Family: AIX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 94096 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-3053

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