nis/nss_nis/nis-pwd.c in the GNU C Library (aka glibc or libc6) 2.7
and Embedded GLIBC (EGLIBC) 2.10.2 adds information from the
passwd.adjunct.byname map to entries in the passwd map, which allows
remote attackers to obtain the encrypted passwords of NIS accounts by
calling the getpwnam function.
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MLIST:[oss-security] 20100107 CVE id request: GNU libc: NIS shadow password leakage
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