IY94901: POTENTIAL SECURITY ISSUE IN BOS.RTE.CONSOLE APPLIES TO AIX 5300-07

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Potential security issue in bos.rte.console.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • Potential security issue in bos.rte.console.
    

Problem conclusion

  • Use strncpy to copy the input data.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

  • 5200-10 - use AIX APAR IY94948
    5300-06 - use AIX APAR IY94901
    5300-07 - use AIX APAR IY94901
    

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IY94901

  • Reported component name

    AIX 5.3

  • Reported component ID

    5765G0300

  • Reported release

    530

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Submitted date

    2007-02-14

  • Closed date

    2007-02-14

  • Last modified date

    2008-02-14

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

    IY94948

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    AIX 5.3

  • Fixed component ID

    5765G0300

Applicable component levels

  • R530 PSY U810489

       UP07/05/24 I 1000

PTF to Fileset Mapping



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More support for:

AIX family

Software version:

530

Operating system(s):

AIX

Reference #:

IY94901

Modified date:

2008-02-14

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