AIX Setlocale Function Local Privilege Escalation Exploit

The AIX Setlocale Function is prone to a local privilege-escalation vulnerability. A local attacker may be able to exploit this issue to gain elevated privileges on the affected computer. A successful exploit will lead to the complete compromise of the affected computer.
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Vulnerabilty ID: 
CVE-2006-4254
Released Date: 
Thursday, May 28, 2009 - 19:00