AIX 6.1 TL 7 : large_send (IV14209)
High Nessus Plugin ID 64302
SynopsisThe remote AIX host is missing a security patch.
DescriptionAIX could allow a remote attacker to cause a denial of service, caused by an error when the TCP large send offload option is enabled on a network interface. By sending a specially crafted sequence of packets, an attacker could exploit this vulnerability to cause a kernel panic.
SolutionInstall the appropriate interim fix.