May 1, 2018 9:01 am EDT
Categorized: Medium Severity
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There is a vulnerability in OpenSSL used by AIX.
Affected product(s) and affected version(s):
AIX 5.3, 6.1, 7.1, 7.2
The following fileset levels are vulnerable:
Fileset Lower Level Upper Level KEY
openssl.base 126.96.36.1990 188.8.131.520 key_w_fs
openssl.base 184.108.40.2060 220.127.116.110 key_w_fs
A. 0.9.8, 1.0.1 OpenSSL versions are out-of-support. Customers are advised to upgrade to currently supported OpenSSL 1.0.2 version.
B. Latest level of OpenSSL fileset is available from the web download site:
To find out whether the affected filesets are installed on your systems, refer to the lslpp command found in the AIX user’s guide.
Example: lslpp -L | grep -i openssl.base
Refer to the following reference URLs for remediation and additional vulnerability details:
Source Bulletin: http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg3T1027517
X-Force Database: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/140847