AIX 7.1 : bos.mp64 (U846561)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 65503


The remote AIX host is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.


The remote host is missing AIX PTF U846561, which is related to the security of the package bos.mp64.

Some WPAR specific system calls may cause undefined behavior, possibly resulting in a denial of service.


Install the appropriate missing security-related fix.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 65503

File Name: aix_U846561.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2013/03/13

Modified: 2013/03/14

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.9

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:ibm:aix:7.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2011/11/04

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2011/11/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-1375