Sun Java System Directory Server bind-dn Remote Privilege Escalation

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Synopsis :

The remote LDAP proxy server is prone to an unauthorized access
attack.

Description :

The version of Sun Java System Directory Proxy Server running on the
remote host is affected by an unauthorized access vulnerability.
Specifically, the server fails to properly classify connections in
relation to 'bind_dn' parameter. Successful exploitation of this
issue might allow an unprivileged user to gain remote administrative
access to the system.

See also :

http://download.oracle.com/sunalerts/1019128.1.html

Solution :

Upgrade to Sun Java System Directory Server 6.3 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.8
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 32121 ()

Bugtraq ID: 28941

CVE ID: CVE-2008-1995