AIX 6.1 TL 7 : libodm (IV21381)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 64306


The remote AIX host is missing a security patch.


AIX could allow a arbitrary file overwrite symlink vulnerability due to libodm.a bug.


Install the appropriate interim fix.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 64306

File Name: aix_IV21381.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2013/01/30

Modified: 2014/06/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.9

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:ibm:aix:6.1

Required KB Items: Host/AIX/lslpp, Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/AIX/version

Patch Publication Date: 2012/06/20

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/06/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-2179