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IY93393: BUFFER OVERFLOW VULNERABILITY IN RMPVC

A fix is available

 

APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • rmpvc -l <port logical name>  crashes the system when port
    logical name(l) exceeds 16 characters.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • buffer overflow vulnerability in rmpvc
    

Problem conclusion

  • buffer overflow vulnerability in rmpvc fixed
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IY93393

  • Reported component name

    AIXLINK/X.25 V2

  • Reported component ID

    5765E8500

  • Reported release

    211

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Submitted date

    2007-01-09

  • Closed date

    2007-01-09

  • Last modified date

    2013-03-18

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

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

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    AIXLINK/X.25 V2

  • Fixed component ID

    5765E8500

Applicable component levels

  • R211 PSY U815003

       UP13/03/18 I 1000

PTF to Fileset Mapping

Document information

More support for: AIX family

Software version: 211

Operating system(s): AIX

Reference #: IY93393

Modified date: 18 March 2013