GLSA-200509-04 : phpLDAPadmin: Authentication bypass

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Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200509-04
(phpLDAPadmin: Authentication bypass)

Alexander Gerasiov discovered a flaw in login.php preventing the
application from validating whether anonymous bind has been disabled in
the target LDAP server configuration.

Impact :

Anonymous users can access the LDAP server, even if the
'disable_anon_bind' parameter was explicitly set to avoid this.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

http://secunia.com/advisories/16611/
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200509-04.xml

Solution :

All phpLDAPadmin users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-nds/phpldapadmin-0.9.7_alpha6'

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 19669 (gentoo_GLSA-200509-04.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-2654