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IV53990: LDAP USERS CAN CIRCUMVENT LOCAL PASSWORD REQUIREMENTS APPLIES TO AIX 7100-03

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When using unix_auth, an LDAP user could possibly
    circumvent local password requirements.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • LDAP user fails to meet local password restrictions on
    client's defaultentrylocation set to local and the password
    algorithm set to crypt.
    

Problem conclusion

  • passwordrestrcition rules are enforced properley when LDAP
    user tries to change the user's password.
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV53990

  • Reported component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Reported component ID

    5765H4000

  • Reported release

    710

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Submitted date

    2014-01-14

  • Closed date

    2014-01-14

  • Last modified date

    2016-05-10

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

    IV53474

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

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Fixed component ID

    5765H4000

Applicable component levels

  • R710 PSY U859732

       UP14/05/22 I 1000

PTF to Fileset Mapping



Document information

More support for: AIX Enterprise Edition

Software version: 710

Operating system(s): AIX

Reference #: IV53990

Modified date: 10 May 2016