CVE-2021-38989

Description

IBM AIX 7.1, 7.2, 7.3, and VIOS 3.1 could allow a non-privileged local user to exploit a vulnerability in the AIX kernel to cause a denial of service. IBM X-Force ID: 212951.

References

VDB EntryVendor Advisory
MitigationPatchVendor Advisory

CvssV3 impact

BaseSeverity

MEDIUM

ConfidentialityImpact

NONE

AttackComplexity

LOW

Scope

UNCHANGED

AttackVector

LOCAL

AvailabilityImpact

HIGH

IntegrityImpact

NONE

PrivilegesRequired

LOW

BaseScore

5.5

VectorString

CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Version

3.1

UserInteraction

NONE

CvssV2 impact

AccessComplexity

LOW

ConfidentialityImpact

NONE

AvailabilityImpact

COMPLETE

IntegrityImpact

NONE

BaseScore

4.9

VectorString

AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C

Version

2.0

AccessVector

LOCAL

Authentication

NONE