Amazon Linux AMI : 389-ds-base (ALAS-2013-223)

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Synopsis :

The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.

Description :

ns-slapd in 389 Directory Server before allows remote
attackers to cause a denial of service (server crash) via a crafted
Distinguished Name (DN) in a MOD operation request.

389 Directory Server does not properly restrict access to entity
attributes, which allows remote authenticated users to obtain
sensitive information via a search query for the attribute.

See also :

Solution :

Run 'yum update 389-ds-base' to update your system.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: Amazon Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 70227 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-2219