IBM Affected

Notified:  August 13, 1999 Updated: December 10, 2000



Vendor Statement

IBM Corporation The "hostname" vulnerability in the AIX System Backup & Recovery product was fixed in the sysback.rte release. If the output of "lslpp -l sysback.rte" indicates a previous version, customers should contact the IBM Support Center and obtain the latest version. IBM and AIX are registered trademarks of International Business Machines Corporation.

Vendor Information

The vendor has not provided us with any further information regarding this vulnerability.


The CERT/CC has no additional comments at this time.