Scientific Linux Security Update : 389-ds-base on SL6.x i386/x86_64

This script is Copyright (C) 2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

It was discovered that the 389 Directory Server did not properly
handle the receipt of certain MOD operations with a bogus
Distinguished Name (DN). A remote, unauthenticated attacker could use
this flaw to cause the 389 Directory Server to crash. (CVE-2013-4283)

After installing this update, the 389 server service will be restarted
automatically.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?ea4d64c2

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)

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 69504 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4283