AIX 6.1 TL 6 : bos.net.tcp.server (U854732)

High Nessus Plugin ID 65710

Synopsis

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

Description

The remote host is missing AIX PTF U854732, which is related to the security of the package bos.net.tcp.server.

If specific combinations of RDATA are loaded into a nameserver, either via cache or an authoritative zone, a subsequent query for a related record will cause named to lock up.

Solution

Install the appropriate missing security-related fix.

See Also

http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IV30364

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 65710

File Name: aix_U854732.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2013/03/28

Modified: 2013/05/29

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSSv2

Base Score: 7.8

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2012/10/16

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/10/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-5166