Scientific Linux Security Update : openldap on SL7.x x86_64

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The following packages have been upgraded to a later upstream version:
openldap (2.4.44).

Security Fix(es) :

- A double-free flaw was found in the way OpenLDAP's slapd
server using the MDB backend handled LDAP searches. A
remote attacker with access to search the directory
could potentially use this flaw to crash slapd by
issuing a specially crafted LDAP search query.
(CVE-2017-9287)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?9d008592

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 102649 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-9287

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