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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-0370

Original release date: 01/30/2009
Last revised: 08/21/2010


Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in IBM AIX 5.2.0 through 6.1.2 allow local users to append data to arbitrary files, related to (1) rmsock and (2) rmsock64 not creating "secure log files."


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.2 HIGH
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6028
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/rmsock_advisory.asc
External Source: AIXAPAR
Name: IZ41599
Type: Patch Information
External Source: AIXAPAR
Name: IZ41593
External Source: AIXAPAR
Name: IZ41510
Type: Patch Information
External Source: AIXAPAR
Name: IZ42788
Type: Patch Information
External Source: AIXAPAR
Name: IZ42786
Type: Patch Information
External Source: BID
Name: 33522
Type: Patch Information
External Source: AIXAPAR
Name: IZ42787
Type: Patch Information
External Source: AIXAPAR
Name: IZ42785
Type: Patch Information
External Source: AIXAPAR
Name: IZ40386
Type: Patch Information

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6028
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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