Vulnerability CVE-2021-38955


Published: 2022-03-01

Description:
IBM AIX 7.1, 7.2, 7.3, and VIOS 3.1 could allow a local user with elevated privileges to cause a denial of service due to a file creation vulnerability in the audit commands. IBM X-Force ID: 211825.

Type:

CWE-269

(Improper Privilege Management)

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

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
2.1/10
2.9/10
3.9/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Local
Low
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
None
None
Partial
Affected software
IBM -> VIOS 
IBM -> AIX 

 References:
https://www.ibm.com/support/pages/node/6560236
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/211825

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