AIX 7.1 TL 1 : large_send (IV14211)
High Nessus Plugin ID 64304
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.