CVE-2007-4623

Properties

Published:
04.11.2007
Updated:
07.11.2007
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 sendrmt function in bellmail in IBM AIX 5.2 and 5.3 allows local users to execute arbitrary code via a long parameter to the m command.

References:

IDEFENSE: http://labs.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=617
ftp://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/bellmail_ifix.tar: ftp://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/bellmail_ifix.tar
http://www14.software.ibm.com/webapp/set2/subscriptions/ijhifoeblist?mode=7&heading=AIX53&path=%2F200710%2FSECURITY%2F20071030%2Fdatafile094529: http://www14.software.ibm.com/webapp/set2/subscriptions/ijhifoeblist?mode=7&heading=AIX53&path=%2F200710%2FSECURITY%2F20071030%2Fdatafile094529
AIXAPAR: http://www-1.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IZ05065
AIXAPAR: http://www-1.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IZ05066
BID: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/26257
XF: http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/38150