Ubuntu 6.06 LTS : openldap2.2 vulnerability (USN-858-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2009-2014 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2009-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

It was discovered that OpenLDAP did not correctly handle SSL
certificates with zero bytes in the Common Name. A remote attacker
could exploit this to perform a man in the middle attack to view
sensitive information or alter encrypted communications.

Solution :

Update the affected ldap-utils, libldap-2.2-7 and / or slapd packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 42795 ()

Bugtraq ID: 36844

CVE ID: CVE-2009-3767