Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : openldap (MDKSA-2001:069)

This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

CERT released an advisory that details a number of vulnerabilities as
found in a variety of different LDAP implementations. The results of
these tests showed one vulnerability in OpenLDAP with slapd not
handling packets with certain invalid fields. A malicious attacker
could craft such invalid packets, resulting in a denial of service
attack on the affected server.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 13884 (mandrake_MDKSA-2001-069.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2001-0977

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