Vulnerability Note VU#273779
IBM AIX vulnerable to buffer overflow in RPC routines
IBM AIX contains a possible buffer-overflow vulnerability.
Version 4.3 of IBM AIX has a possible buffer-overflow vulnerability in its RPC routines, due to use of an incorrect variable data type. No further information is available from the vendor.
The complete impact of this vulnerability is not yet known.
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Systems Affected (Learn More)
|Vendor||Status||Date Notified||Date Updated|
|IBM||Unknown||22 Apr 2002||06 Aug 2002|
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Thanks to IBM for reporting this vulnerability.
This document was written by Shawn Van Ittersum.
- CVE IDs: Unknown
- Date Public: 28 Mar 2002
- Date First Published: 16 Sep 2002
- Date Last Updated: 16 Sep 2002
- Severity Metric: 6.30
- Document Revision: 6
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