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IBM AIX: nimsh_advisory (CVE-2022-22351): Vulnerability in nimsh affects AIX

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IBM AIX: nimsh_advisory (CVE-2022-22351): Vulnerability in nimsh affects AIX

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
03/07/2022
Created
10/12/2022
Added
10/12/2022
Modified
10/12/2022

Description

IBM AIX 7.1, 7.2, 7.3, and VIOS 3.1 could allow a non-privileged trusted host user to exploit a vulnerability in the nimsh daemon to cause a denial of service in the nimsh daemon on another trusted host. IBM X-Force ID: 220396

Solution(s)

  • ibm-aix-nimsh_advisory

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