IBM Information for VU#975403
Common Desktop Environment (CDE) ToolTalk RPC database server (rpc.ttdbserverd) does not adequately validate file descriptor arguement to _TT_ISCLOSE()
- Vendor Information Help Date Notified: 11 Jun 2002
- Statement Date:
- Date Updated: 11 Jul 2002
The CDE desktop product shipped with AIX is vulnerable to both the issues detailed above in the advisory. This affects AIX releases 4.3.3 and 5.1.0. An efix package will be available shortly from the IBM software ftp site. The efix packages can be downloaded from ftp.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security. This directory contains a README file that gives further details on the efix packages.
The following APARs will be available in the near future:
- AIX 4.3.3: IY32368
AIX 5.1.0: IY32370
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