CVE-2007-4217

Properties

Published:
04.11.2007
Updated:
25.07.2009
Patch available:
Severity:
High
CVSS vector:
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Product:
ibm: aix
ibm: aix

Vulnerability description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the domacro function in ftp in IBM AIX 5.2 and 5.3 allows local users to gain privileges via a long parameter to a macro, as demonstrated by executing a macro via the '$' command.

References:

CONFIRM: http://www14.software.ibm.com/webapp/set2/subscriptions/ijhifoeblist?mode=7&heading=AIX53&path=%2F200709%2FSECURITY%2F20070905%2Fdatafile101815
BID: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/26260
CONFIRM: ftp://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/ftp_ifix.tar
XF: http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/38162
AIXAPAR: http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IZ05488
AIXAPAR: http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IZ05487
VUPEN: http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2007/3669
SECTRACK: http://securitytracker.com/id?1018871
SECUNIA: http://secunia.com/advisories/27437
IDEFENSE: http://labs.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=616