AIX 7.2 TL 0 : bellmail (IV92241) (deprecated)

High Nessus Plugin ID 96836


This plugin has been deprecated.

Description IBM AIX could allow a local user to exploit a vulnerability in the bellmail binary to gain root privileges.

This plugin has been deprecated to better accommodate iFix supersedence with replacement plugin aix_bellmail_advisory2.nasl (plugin id 102121).



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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 96836

File Name: aix_IV92241.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.7 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/01/30

Modified: 2018/02/01

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.2

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


Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:ibm:aix:7.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2017/01/29

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/01/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-1093