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IV52663: ROOT DIRECTORY IS NOT RESTRICTED BY FTPACCESS.CTL

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APAR status

  • Closed as fixed if next.

Error description

  • FTP access control fails to apply access control rule to
    the root directory (/).
    
    For example, 'readonly: /' can be defined in
    /etc/ftpaccess.ctl
    to prevent from uploading files into the root directory.
    But
    this rule is not enforced.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • Not able to prevent from uploading files into the root
    directory even after putting readonly: / in /etc/ftpaccess.ctl
    file.
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

  • This APAR is being closed FIN. This means that a solution to
    this APAR is expected to be delivered from IBM in a release
    (if any) to be available within the next 24 months.
    

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV52663

  • Reported component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Reported component ID

    5765H4000

  • Reported release

    710

  • Status

    CLOSED FIN

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Submitted date

    2013-12-02

  • Closed date

    2014-01-31

  • Last modified date

    2014-02-01

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

    IV54831 IV54844 IV54877

Fix information

Applicable component levels

  • R710 PSY

       UP



Document information

More support for: AIX Enterprise Edition

Software version: 710

Operating system(s): AIX

Reference #: IV52663

Modified date: 01 February 2014