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IV43652: SECURITY VULNERABILITY IN "IBSTAT" COMMAND

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • The "ibstat" command has a security vulnerability that
    can
    allow a non-privileged user to run malicious code with
    privileged authority.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • The "ibstat" command allows a non-privileged user to run
    malicious code with privileged authority.
    

Problem conclusion

  • Fixed the vulnerability
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV43652

  • Reported component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Reported component ID

    5765H4000

  • Reported release

    710

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Submitted date

    2013-06-03

  • Closed date

    2013-06-03

  • Last modified date

    2013-11-22

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

    IV43106

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Fixed component ID

    5765H4000

Applicable component levels

  • R710 PSY U853850

       UP13/11/22 I 1000

PTF to Fileset Mapping

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Document Information

Modified date:
22 November 2013