Scientific Linux Security Update : openldap on SL4.x, SL5.x i386/x86_64

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Synopsis :

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

A denial of service flaw was found in the way the OpenLDAP slapd
daemon processed certain network messages. An unauthenticated remote
attacker could send a specially crafted request that would crash the
slapd daemon. (CVE-2008-2952)

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 60436 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-2952