IRIX On-Line Customer Registration Local Privilege Escalation
Local Access Required
Attack Type Unknown
Loss of Integrity
IRIX contains a flaw related to the On-Line Customer Registration software subsystem that may allow a malicious user to compromise root. No further details have been provided.
Upgrade to version 6.5 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. It is also possible to correct the flaw by implementing the following workaround: remove the vulnerable On-Line Customer Registration software subsystem.
For IRIX 6.2:
#versions remove whatsnew.registration
For IRIX 6.3 and 6.4:
#versions remove Register