This script is Copyright (C) 2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.
ns-slapd in 389 Directory Server before 188.8.131.52 allows remote
attackers to cause a denial of service (server crash) via a crafted
Distinguished Name (DN) in a MOD operation request.
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)
It was discovered that the 389 Directory Server did not honor defined
attribute access controls when evaluating search filter expressions. A
remote attacker (with permission to query the Directory Server) could
use this flaw to determine the values of restricted attributes via a
series of search queries with filter conditions that used restricted
The Red Hat Directory Server before 8.2.11-13 and 389 Directory Server
do not properly restrict access to entity attributes, which allows
remote authenticated users to obtain sensitive information via a
search query for the attribute. (CVE-2013-2219)
See also :
Run 'yum update 389-ds-base' to update your system.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0