IBM AIX 7.2 inscout Privilege Escalation

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This Metasploit module exploits a command injection vulnerability in IBM AIX invscout set-uid root utility present in AIX 7.2 and earlier. The undocumented -rpm argument can be used to install an RPM file; and the undocumented -o argument passes arguments to the rpm utility without validation, leading to command injection with effective-uid root privileges. This module has been tested successfully on AIX 7.2.   Exploit Files ≈ Packet Storm 


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