AIX 5.2 TL 10 : devices.common.IBM.atm.rte (U827249)
High Nessus Plugin ID 39831
SynopsisThe remote AIX host is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.
DescriptionThe remote host is missing AIX PTF U827249, which is related to the security of the package devices.common.IBM.atm.rte.
The muxatmd command contains a buffer which can overflow. A local attacker may exploit this overflow to execute arbitrary code with root privileges because the command is setuid root.
The following file is vulnerable :
SolutionInstall the appropriate missing security-related fix.