There is a vulnerability in the AIX smbcd daemon.
DESCRIPTION: IBM AIX could allow a non-privileged local user to exploit a vulnerability in the smbcd daemon to cause a denial of service.
CVSS Base score: 6.2
CVSS Temporal Score: See: https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/212962 for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H)
Affected Products and Versions
The following fileset levels are vulnerable:
|Fileset||Lower Level||Upper Level|
|openssl dgst -sha256||filename|
Workarounds and Mitigations
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24 Feb 2022: Initial Publication
*The CVSS Environment Score is customer environment specific and will ultimately impact the Overall CVSS Score. Customers can evaluate the impact of this vulnerability in their environments by accessing the links in the Reference section of this Security Bulletin.
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24 February 2022