AIX 5.3 TL 6 : bos.acct (U816746)
High Nessus Plugin ID 65393
SynopsisThe remote AIX host is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.
DescriptionThe remote host is missing AIX PTF U816746, which is related to the security of the package bos.acct.
The iostat command contains an environment variable handling error. A local attacker may exploit this error to execute arbitrary code with root privileges because the command is setuid root.
The following files are vulnerable :
SolutionInstall the appropriate missing security-related fix.