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Overview

Vulnerability Score 6.9 6.9
CVE Id CVE-2007-4238
Last Modified 07 Mar 2011 09:58:01
Published 08 Aug 2007 06:17:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE

CVE-2007-4238

Summary

AIX 5.2 and 5.3 install pioinit with user and group ownership of bin, which allows local users with bin or possibly printq privileges to gain root privileges by modifying pioinit.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Ibm Aix 5.2

  • Ibm Aix 5.3


References

VUPEN - ADV-2007-2678

AIXAPAR - IY79786

AIXAPAR - IY79785

SECTRACK - 1018468

OSVDB - 36782

SECUNIA - 26219


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:45:48