AIX 6.1 TL 6 : bos.mp64 (U849131)

2013-03-13T00:00:00
ID AIX_U849131.NASL
Type nessus
Reporter This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2019 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
Modified 2020-02-02T00:00:00

Description

The remote host is missing AIX PTF U849131, which is related to the security of the package bos.mp64.

Some WPAR specific system calls may cause undefined behavior, possibly resulting in a denial of service.

                                        
                                            #%NASL_MIN_LEVEL 80502
#
# (C) Tenable Network Security, Inc.
#
# The descriptive text and package checks in this plugin were extracted
# from AIX Security PTF U849131. The text itself is copyright (C)
# International Business Machines Corp.
#

include("compat.inc");

if (description)
{
  script_id(65513);
  script_version("1.2");
  script_cvs_date("Date: 2019/09/16 14:13:08");

  script_name(english:"AIX 6.1 TL 6 : bos.mp64 (U849131)");
  script_summary(english:"Check for PTF U849131");

  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"synopsis", 
    value:"The remote AIX host is missing a vendor-supplied security patch."
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"description", 
    value:
"The remote host is missing AIX PTF U849131, which is related to the
security of the package bos.mp64.

Some WPAR specific system calls may cause undefined behavior, possibly
resulting in a denial of service."
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IV10226"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"solution", 
    value:"Install the appropriate missing security-related fix."
  );
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"risk_factor", value:"High");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_type", value:"local");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"cpe:/o:ibm:aix:6.1");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"vuln_publication_date", value:"2011/11/04");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"patch_publication_date", value:"2011/11/04");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_publication_date", value:"2013/03/13");
  script_end_attributes();

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright(english:"This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2019 Tenable Network Security, Inc.");
  script_family(english:"AIX Local Security Checks");

  script_dependencies("ssh_get_info.nasl");
  script_require_keys("Host/local_checks_enabled", "Host/AIX/oslevel", "Host/AIX/version", "Host/AIX/lslpp");

  exit(0);
}



include("audit.inc");
include("global_settings.inc");
include("aix.inc");

if ( ! get_kb_item("Host/local_checks_enabled") ) audit(AUDIT_LOCAL_CHECKS_NOT_ENABLED);
if ( ! get_kb_item("Host/AIX/version") ) audit(AUDIT_OS_NOT, "AIX");
if ( ! get_kb_item("Host/AIX/lslpp") ) audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_LIST_MISSING);

flag = 0;

if ( aix_check_patch(ml:"610006", patch:"U849131", package:"bos.mp64.6.1.6.18") < 0 ) flag++;

if (flag)
{
  if (report_verbosity > 0) security_hole(port:0, extra:aix_report_get());
  else security_hole(0);
  exit(0);
}
else audit(AUDIT_HOST_NOT, "affected");