Security Bulletin: Vulnerability in IBM AIX LDAP Authentication (CVE-2012-0745)
IBM PSIRT 270004PFE3 firstname.lastname@example.org | | Tags:  psirtpower aix psirtmedium
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AIX could allow a local attacker to gain elevated privileges on the system, caused by an error in the getpwnam() function when customer extended LDAP user filtering is configured. A local attacker could exploit this vulnerability to gain lateral or elevated privileges on the system.
Affected product(s): IBM AIX
Affected version(s): 5.3, 6.1, 7.1
Refer to the following reference URLs for remediation and additional vulnerability details.
X-Force Database: http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/74679