17078 : IBM AIX Performance Tools rmap Unspecified Local Root Access
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
1994-02-01

Description

AIX Performance Tools contains a flaw that may allow a malicious user to gain access to unauthorized privileges. The issue is due to an unspecified error in "bosext1.extcmds.obj" Licensed Program Product, specifically the 'rmap' utility. This flaw may allow a local attacker to gain root privileges, resulting in a loss of integrity.

Classification

Location: Local Access Required
Attack Type: Attack Type Unknown
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Exploit: Exploit Unknown

Solution

Currently, there are no known workarounds or upgrades to correct this issue. However, IBM has released a patch to address this vulnerability.

Products

IBM Corporation
AIX
3.2.4
3.2.5

References

Credit

Unknown or Incomplete

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 7.2
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2003-12-31 | Disagree?

Access_vector_0 Access_complexity_2 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_2 Integrity_impact_2 Availability_impact_2

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