AIX bos.acct Advisory : suid_advisory.asc (IV97810) (IV97811) (IV97896) (IV97897) (IV97898) (IV97899) (IV97900) (IV97901)
High Nessus Plugin ID 111970
SynopsisThe remote AIX host has a version of bos.acct installed that is affected by a privilege escalation vulnerability.
DescriptionThe version of bos_acct installed on the remote AIX host is affected by a privilege escalation vulnerability. A local attacker can exploit this to gain root privileges.
SolutionA fix is available and can be downloaded from the IBM AIX website.