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computer vulnerability announce CVE-2018-1383

IBM AIX: privilege escalation

Synthesis of the vulnerability

Impacted products: AIX.
Severity: 3/4.
Consequences: administrator access/rights, privileged access/rights.
Provenance: privileged account.
Confidence: confirmed by the editor (5/5).
Creation date: 09/02/2018.
Identifiers: CVE-2018-1383, VIGILANCE-VUL-25267.

Description of the vulnerability

A privileged attacker can bypass restrictions of IBM AIX, in order to get administration privileges on other hosts.
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