IBM Corporation Information for VU#834865
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- Vendor Information Help Date Notified: 15 Mar 2006
- Statement Date: 22 Mar 2006
- Date Updated: 22 Mar 2006
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The AIX Security Team is aware of the issues discussed in CERT Vulnerability
Note VU#834865. IBM is providing interim fixes that remove possible attack
vectors for this vulnerability. These interim fixes should be installed as a
The following APARs will be released to address this issue:
APAR number for AIX 5.1.0: IY82992 (available approx. 07/19/06)
APAR number for AIX 5.2.0: IY82993 (available approx. 04/26/06)
APAR number for AIX 5.3.0: IY82994 (available approx. 05/10/06)
An interim fix will be available from:
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