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IC86449: FILES CAN BE MODIFIED BY OTHER USERS EVEN THOUGH PERMISSIONS ARE SET TO RESTRICT THEIR ACCESS

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4.1.0.4-SterlingConnectDirectforUNIX-Solaris-x86-iFix081.Z
4.1.0.4-SterlingConnectDirectforUNIX-Solaris-SPARC-iFix081.Z
4.1.0.4-SterlingConnectDirectforUNIX-Linux-zSeries-iFix081.Z
4.1.0.4-SterlingConnectDirectforUNIX-Linux-x86-iFix081.Z
4.1.0.4-SterlingConnectDirectforUNIX-HPUX-PA_RISC-iFix081.Z
4.1.0.4-SterlingConnectDirectforUNIX-HPUX-IA-iFix081.Z
4.1.0.4-SterlingConnectDirectforUNIX-AIX-pSeries-iFix081.Z
4.1.0.4-SterlingConnectDirectforUNIX-Solaris-x86-iFix075.Z
4.1.0.4-SterlingConnectDirectforUNIX-Solaris-SPARC-iFix075.Z
4.1.0.4-SterlingConnectDirectforUNIX-Linux-zSeries-iFix075.Z
4.1.0.4-SterlingConnectDirectforUNIX-Linux-x86-iFix075.Z
4.1.0.4-SterlingConnectDirectforUNIX-HPUX-PA_RISC-iFix075.Z
4.1.0.4-SterlingConnectDirectforUNIX-HPUX-IA-iFix075.Z
4.1.0.4-SterlingConnectDirectforUNIX-AIX-pSeries-iFix075.Z
4.1.0.4-SterlingConnectDirectforUNIX-Solaris-x86-iFix068.Z
4.1.0.4-SterlingConnectDirectforUNIX-Solaris-SPARC-iFix068.Z
4.1.0.4-SterlingConnectDirectforUNIX-Linux-zSeries-iFix068.Z
4.1.0.4-SterlingConnectDirectforUNIX-Linux-x86-iFix068.Z
4.1.0.4-SterlingConnectDirectforUNIX-HPUX-PA_RISC-iFix068.Z
4.1.0.4-SterlingConnectDirectforUNIX-HPUX-IA-iFix068.Z
4.1.0.4-SterlingConnectDirectforUNIX-AIX-pSeries-iFix068.Z
4.1.0.4-SterlingConnectDirectforUNIX-Solaris-x86-iFix058.Z
4.1.0.4-SterlingConnectDirectforUNIX-Solaris-SPARC-iFix058.Z
4.1.0.4-SterlingConnectDirectforUNIX-Linux-x86-iFix058.Z
4.1.0.4-SterlingConnectDirectforUNIX-Linux-zSeries-iFix058.Z
4.1.0.4-SterlingConnectDirectforUNIX-HPUX-PA_RISC-iFix058.Z
4.1.0.4-SterlingConnectDirectforUNIX-HPUX-IA-iFix058.Z
4.1.0.4-SterlingConnectDirectforUNIX-AIX-pSeries-iFix058.Z

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Error DescriptionÏ
    On AIX platforms files can be modified by other users even
    though permissions are set to restrict their access when using
    Connect Direct.
    

Local fix

  • Local FixÏ
    STRRTC - STSDUR,146
    SD/SD
    No workaround available
    

Problem summary

  • Users Affected:
    Sterling Connect:Direct for UNIX 3.8.00
    Sterling Connect:Direct for UNIX 4.0.00
    Sterling Connect:Direct for UNIX 4.1.0
    Problem Description:
    On AIX 6.1 and above, a copy step that overwrites a local file
    to which the local user has no update permission is successful.
    Platforms Affected:
    AIX
    

Problem conclusion

  • Resolution Summary:
    Fixed code so that on AIX 6.1 and above, a copy step that
    overwrites a local file to which the local user has no update
    permission fails appropriately.
    Delivered In:
    Sterling Connect:Direct for UNIX 4.0.00 fix 104
    Sterling Connect:Direct for UNIX 4.1.0.3 iFix007
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IC86449

  • Reported component name

    STR CD FOR UNIX

  • Reported component ID

    5725C9907

  • Reported release

    400

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2012-09-10

  • Closed date

    2012-10-05

  • Last modified date

    2013-01-24

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

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

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    STR CD FOR UNIX

  • Fixed component ID

    5725C9907

Applicable component levels

  • R380 PSY

       UP

  • R400 PSY

       UP

  • R410 PSY

       UP



Document information

More support for: Sterling Connect:Direct for UNIX

Software version: 4.0

Reference #: IC86449

Modified date: 24 January 2013