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Overview

Vulnerability Score 4.9 4.9
CVE Id CVE-2012-0723
Last Modified 01 Apr 2013 11:15:19
Published 30 Jul 2012 03:55:01
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2012-0723

Summary

The kernel in IBM AIX 5.3, 6.1, and 7.1, and VIOS 2.2.1.4-FP-25 SP-02, does not properly implement the dupmsg system call, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (system crash) via a crafted application.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Ibm Aix 5.3

  • Ibm Aix 6.1

  • Ibm Aix 7.1

  • Ibm Vios 2.2.1.4


References

XF - aix-dupmsg-dos(74134)

AIXAPAR - IV22697

AIXAPAR - IV22696

AIXAPAR - IV22695

AIXAPAR - IV22694

AIXAPAR - IV22693

CONFIRM - http://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/syscall_advisory.asc

SECTRACK - 1027315


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:55:01