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

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Synopsis :

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

Multiple flaws were discovered in the way the slapd daemon handled
modify relative distinguished name (modrdn) requests. An authenticated
user with privileges to perform modrdn operations could use these
flaws to crash the slapd daemon via specially crafted modrdn requests.
(CVE-2010-0211, CVE-2010-0212)

After installing this update, the OpenLDAP daemons will be restarted
automatically.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?5025f9ef

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 60819 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-0211
CVE-2010-0212