IV18637: POTENTIAL SECURITY ISSUE WITH GETPWNAM FUNCTION USING LDAP APPLIES TO AIX 6100-07

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

Local fix

Problem summary

  • A potential security issue exists with getpwnam
    function using LDAP.
    

Problem conclusion

  • Removed security issue
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV18637

  • Reported component name

    AIX 610 STD EDI

  • Reported component ID

    5765G6200

  • Reported release

    610

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Submitted date

    2012-03-30

  • Closed date

    2012-04-05

  • Last modified date

    2013-04-10

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    AIX 610 STD EDI

  • Fixed component ID

    5765G6200

Applicable component levels

  • R610 PSY U838721

       UP12/05/14 I 1000

PTF to Fileset Mapping



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Document information


More support for:

AIX Enterprise Edition

Software version:

610

Operating system(s):

AIX

Reference #:

IV18637

Modified date:

2013-04-10

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