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Overview

Vulnerability Score 4.9 4.9
CVE Id CVE-2007-4799
Last Modified 07 Mar 2011 09:59:12
Published 10 Sep 2007 05:17:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2007-4799

Summary

The perfstat kernel extension in bos.perf.perfstat in AIX 5.3 does not verify privileges when processing a SET call, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (system hang or crash) via unspecified SET operations.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Ibm Aix 5.3


References

CONFIRM - http://www14.software.ibm.com/webapp/set2/subscriptions/pqvcmjd?mode=18&ID=3850

BID - 25554

AIXAPAR - IY97309

SECUNIA - 26715

VUPEN - ADV-2007-3059

OSVDB - 40392


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:45:58