IBM Tivoli NetView for z/OS Privilege Escalation
High Nessus Plugin ID 70173
SynopsisThe remote host may be running software with a privilege escalation vulnerability.
DescriptionThe remote host appears to have IBM Tivoli NetView installed that is affected by a privilege escalation vulnerability. A Unix System Services authenticated attacker may be able to gain the privileges of the NetView application.
Note that Nessus has not tested for the issues, but instead has relied only on the detected version number. Nessus is unable to determine if the patches for this vulnerability are installed as it does not change this detected version number.
SolutionUpdates are available from the vendor.