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IT35767: NON SUPERUSERS ARE UNABLE TO CHANGE THEIR OWN PASSWORDS

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Non superusers are unable to change their own passwords. If an
    IBM Spectrum Protect Plus user has anything but the "superuser"
    role,
    they are not presented with any way to change their
    password.
    
    Only users that have the "superuser" role are able
    to change passwords.
    
    | MDVPARTL 10.1.7 5737SPLUS | IT32921
    
    
    
    IBM Spectrum Protect Plus Versions Affected: 10.1.x
    
    Keyword:
    TS004678299
    

Local fix

  • Have a "superuser" id change the password.
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * IBM Spectrum Protect Plus level 10.1,7.                      *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * See Error Description.                                       *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * Apply the fixing level when available. This problem is       *
    * projected to be fixed in IBM Spectrum Protect Plus level     *
    * 10.1.8. Note that this is subject to change at the           *
    * discretion of IBM.                                           *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • Passwords can now be changed without having to be in the
    SUPERUSER role.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT35767

  • Reported component name

    SP PLUS

  • Reported component ID

    5737SPLUS

  • Reported release

    A17

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2021-02-02

  • Closed date

    2021-02-25

  • Last modified date

    2021-02-25

  • 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

    SP PLUS

  • Fixed component ID

    5737SPLUS

Applicable component levels

[{"Business Unit":{"code":"BU058","label":"IBM Infrastructure w\/TPS"},"Product":{"code":"SSNQFQ","label":"IBM Spectrum Protect Plus"},"Platform":[{"code":"PF025","label":"Platform Independent"}],"Version":"A17","Line of Business":{"code":"LOB26","label":"Storage"}}]

Document Information

Modified date:
31 January 2024