Vulnerability CVE-2016-8944


Published: 2017-02-15

Description:
IBM AIX 7.1 and 7.2 allows a local user to open a file with a specially crafted argument that would crash the system. IBM APARs: IV91488, IV91487, IV91456, IV90234.

CVSS2 => (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
4.9/10
6.9/10
3.9/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Local
Low
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
None
None
Complete
Affected software
IBM -> AIX 

 References:
http://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/sysproc_advisory.asc
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/95888
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1037759

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