Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2006-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2007-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
Evgeny Legerov discovered that the OpenLDAP libraries did not
correctly truncate authcid names. This situation would trigger an
assert and abort the program using the libraries. A remote attacker
could send specially crafted bind requests that would lead to an LDAP
server denial of service.
Update the affected ldap-utils, libldap-2.2-7 and / or slapd packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 27967 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2006-5779