Multiple vulnerabilities in IBM AIX



Published: 2018-05-02
Risk Low
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 18
CVE ID CVE-2018-2579
CVE-2018-2588
CVE-2018-2663
CVE-2018-2677
CVE-2018-2678
CVE-2018-2602
CVE-2018-2599
CVE-2018-2603
CVE-2018-2657
CVE-2018-2618
CVE-2018-2641
CVE-2018-2582
CVE-2018-2634
CVE-2018-2637
CVE-2018-2633
CVE-2018-2638
CVE-2018-2639
CVE-2018-1417
CWE ID CWE-200
CWE-264
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software
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IBM AIX
Operating systems & Components / Operating system

Vendor IBM Corporation

Security Advisory

1) Information disclosure

Risk: Low

CVSSv3: 4.6 [CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N/E:U/RL:O/RC:C] [PCI]

CVE-ID: CVE-2018-2579

CWE-ID: CWE-200 - Information Exposure

Exploit availability: No

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to obtain potentially sensitive information on the target system.

The weakness exists due to a flaw in the Java SE, Java SE Embedded, JRockit Libraries component. A remote attacker can partially access data.

Mitigation

Install update from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

IBM AIX: 5.3, 6.1.0, 7.1, 7.2

CPE External links

http://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/java_jan2018_advisory.asc

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.

2) Information disclosure

Risk: Low

CVSSv3: 3.8 [CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N/E:U/RL:O/RC:C]

CVE-ID: CVE-2018-2588

CWE-ID: CWE-200 - Information Exposure

Exploit availability: No

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote authenticated attacker to obtain potentially sensitive information on the target system.

The weakness exists due to a flaw in the Java SE, Java SE Embedded, JRockit LDAP component. A remote attacker can partially access data.

Mitigation

Install update from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

IBM AIX: 5.3, 6.1.0, 7.1, 7.2

CPE External links

http://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/java_jan2018_advisory.asc

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote authenticated user via the Internet.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.

3) Denial of service

Risk: Low

CVSSv3: 4.6 [CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L/E:U/RL:O/RC:C] [PCI]

CVE-ID: CVE-2018-2663

CWE-ID: CWE-264 - Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls

Exploit availability: No

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to cause DoS condition on the target system.

The weakness exists due to a flaw in the Java SE, Java SE Embedded, JRockit Libraries component. A remote attacker can cause partial denial of service conditions.

Mitigation

Install update from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

IBM AIX: 5.3, 6.1.0, 7.1, 7.2

CPE External links

http://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/java_jan2018_advisory.asc

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.

4) Denial of service

Risk: Low

CVSSv3: 4.6 [CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L/E:U/RL:O/RC:C] [PCI]

CVE-ID: CVE-2018-2677

CWE-ID: CWE-264 - Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls

Exploit availability: No

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to cause DoS condition on the target system.

The weakness exists due to a flaw in the Java SE, Java SE Embedded AWT component. A remote attacker can cause partial denial of service conditions.

Mitigation

Install update from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

IBM AIX: 5.3, 6.1.0, 7.1, 7.2

CPE External links

http://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/java_jan2018_advisory.asc

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.

5) Denial of service

Risk: Low

CVSSv3: 4.6 [CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L/E:U/RL:O/RC:C] [PCI]

CVE-ID: CVE-2018-2678

CWE-ID: CWE-264 - Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls

Exploit availability: No

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to cause DoS condition on the target system.

The weakness exists due to a flaw in the Java SE, Java SE Embedded, JRockit JNDI component. A remote attacker can cause partial denial of service conditions.

Mitigation

Install update from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

IBM AIX: 5.3, 6.1.0, 7.1, 7.2

CPE External links

http://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/java_jan2018_advisory.asc

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.

6) Security restrictions bypass

Risk: Low

CVSSv3: 4.6 [CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L/E:U/RL:O/RC:C] [PCI]

CVE-ID: CVE-2018-2602

CWE-ID: CWE-264 - Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls

Exploit availability: No

Description

The vulnerability allows a local attacker to bypass security restrictions on the target system.

The weakness exists due to a flaw in the Java SE, Java SE Embedded I18n component. A local attacker can partially access data, partially modify data, and partially deny service.

Mitigation

Install update from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

IBM AIX: 5.3, 6.1.0, 7.1, 7.2

CPE External links

http://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/java_jan2018_advisory.asc

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

No. This vulnerability can be exploited locally. The attacker should have authentication credentials and successfully authenticate on the system.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.

7) Security restrictions bypass

Risk: Low

CVSSv3: 5.7 [CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:L/E:U/RL:O/RC:C] [PCI]

CVE-ID: CVE-2018-2599

CWE-ID: CWE-264 - Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls

Exploit availability: No

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to bypass security restrictions on the target system.

The weakness exists due to a flaw in the Java SE, Java SE Embedded, JRockit JNDI component. A remote attacker can partially modify data and cause partial denial of service conditions.

Mitigation

Install update from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

IBM AIX: 5.3, 6.1.0, 7.1, 7.2

CPE External links

http://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/java_jan2018_advisory.asc

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.

8) Security restrictions bypass

Risk: Low

CVSSv3: 4.6 [CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L/E:U/RL:O/RC:C] [PCI]

CVE-ID: CVE-2018-2603

CWE-ID: CWE-264 - Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls

Exploit availability: No

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to bypass security restrictions on the target system.

The weakness exists due to a flaw in the Java SE, Java SE Embedded, JRockit Libraries component. A remote attacker can cause partial denial of service conditions.

Mitigation

Install update from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

IBM AIX: 5.3, 6.1.0, 7.1, 7.2

CPE External links

http://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/java_jan2018_advisory.asc

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.

9) Denial of service

Risk: Low

CVSSv3: 4.6 [CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L/E:U/RL:O/RC:C] [PCI]

CVE-ID: CVE-2018-2657

CWE-ID: CWE-264 - Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls

Exploit availability: No

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to cause DoS condition on the target system.

The weakness exists due to a flaw in the Java SE, JRockit Serialization component. A remote attacker can cause partial denial of service conditions.

Mitigation

Install update from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

IBM AIX: 5.3, 6.1.0, 7.1, 7.2

CPE External links

http://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/java_jan2018_advisory.asc

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.

10) Information disclosure

Risk: Low

CVSSv3: 6.5 [CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N/E:U/RL:O/RC:C] [PCI]

CVE-ID: CVE-2018-2618

CWE-ID: CWE-200 - Information Exposure

Exploit availability: No

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to obtain potentially sensitive information on the target system.

The weakness exists due to a flaw in the Java SE, Java SE Embedded, JRockit JCE component. A remote attacker can access data.

Mitigation

Install update from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

IBM AIX: 5.3, 6.1.0, 7.1, 7.2

CPE External links

http://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/java_jan2018_advisory.asc

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.

11) Security restrictions bypass

Risk: Low

CVSSv3: 5.7 [CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:L/E:U/RL:O/RC:C] [PCI]

CVE-ID: CVE-2018-2641

CWE-ID: CWE-264 - Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls

Exploit availability: No

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to bypass security restrictions on the target system.

The weakness exists due to a flaw in the Java SE, Java SE Embedded AWT component. A remote attacker can modify data.

Mitigation

Install update from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

IBM AIX: 5.3, 6.1.0, 7.1, 7.2

CPE External links

http://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/java_jan2018_advisory.asc

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.

12) Security restrictions bypass

Risk: Low

CVSSv3: 6.5 [CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N/E:U/RL:O/RC:C] [PCI]

CVE-ID: CVE-2018-2582

CWE-ID: CWE-264 - Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls

Exploit availability: No

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to bypass security restrictions on the target system.

The weakness exists due to a flaw in the Java SE, Java SE Embedded, JRockit Libraries component. A remote attacker can modify data.

Mitigation

Install update from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

IBM AIX: 5.3, 6.1.0, 7.1, 7.2

CPE External links

http://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/java_jan2018_advisory.asc

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.

13) Information disclosure

Risk: Low

CVSSv3: 6.5 [CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N/E:U/RL:O/RC:C] [PCI]

CVE-ID: CVE-2018-2634

CWE-ID: CWE-200 - Information Exposure

Exploit availability: No

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to obtain potentially sensitive information on the target system.

The weakness exists due to a flaw in the Java SE, Java SE Embedded JGSS component. A remote attacker can access data.

Mitigation

Install update from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

IBM AIX: 5.3, 6.1.0, 7.1, 7.2

CPE External links

http://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/java_jan2018_advisory.asc

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.

14) Security restrictions bypass

Risk: Low

CVSSv3: 7.9 [CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:N/E:U/RL:O/RC:C] [PCI]

CVE-ID: CVE-2018-2637

CWE-ID: CWE-264 - Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls

Exploit availability: No

Description

The vulnerability allows a local attacker to bypass security restrictions on the target system.

The weakness exists due to a flaw in the Java SE, Java SE Embedded, JRockit JMX component. A remote attacker can access and modify data.

Mitigation

Install update from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

IBM AIX: 5.3, 6.1.0, 7.1, 7.2

CPE External links

http://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/java_jan2018_advisory.asc

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.

15) Privilege escalation

Risk: Low

CVSSv3: 8.5 [CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H/E:U/RL:O/RC:C] [PCI]

CVE-ID: CVE-2018-2633

CWE-ID: CWE-264 - Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls

Exploit availability: No

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to gain elevated privileges.

The weakness exists due to a flaw in the Java SE, Java SE Embedded, JRockit JNDI component. A remote attacker can gain system privileges on the target system.

Mitigation

Install update from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

IBM AIX: 5.3, 6.1.0, 7.1, 7.2

CPE External links

http://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/java_jan2018_advisory.asc

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.

16) Privilege escalation

Risk: Low

CVSSv3: 8.5 [CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H/E:U/RL:O/RC:C] [PCI]

CVE-ID: CVE-2018-2638

CWE-ID: CWE-264 - Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls

Exploit availability: No

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to gain elevated privileges.

The weakness exists due to a flaw in the Java SE Deployment component. A remote attacker can gain system privileges on the target system.

Mitigation

Install update from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

IBM AIX: 5.3, 6.1.0, 7.1, 7.2

CPE External links

http://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/java_jan2018_advisory.asc

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.

17) Privilege escalation

Risk: Low

CVSSv3: 8.5 [CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H/E:U/RL:O/RC:C] [PCI]

CVE-ID: CVE-2018-2639

CWE-ID: CWE-264 - Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls

Exploit availability: No

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to gain elevated privileges.

The weakness exists due to a flaw in the Java SE Deployment component. A remote attacker can gain system privileges on the target system.

Mitigation

Install update from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

IBM AIX: 5.3, 6.1.0, 7.1, 7.2

CPE External links

http://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/java_jan2018_advisory.asc

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.

18) Security restrictions bypass

Risk: Low

CVSSv3: 7.1 [CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H/E:U/RL:O/RC:C] [PCI]

CVE-ID: CVE-2018-1417

CWE-ID: CWE-264 - Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls

Exploit availability: No

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to gain elevated privileges on the target system.

The weakness exists due to allowing untrusted code running under a security manager. A remote attacker can gain root privileges.

Mitigation

Install update from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

IBM AIX: 5.3, 6.1.0, 7.1, 7.2

CPE External links

http://aix.software.ibm.com/aix/efixes/security/java_jan2018_advisory.asc

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.