FreeBSD : pam_ldap -- authentication bypass vulnerability (38c76fcf-1744-11da-978e-0001020eed82)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

Luke Howard reports :

If a pam_ldap client authenticates against an LDAP server that returns
a passwordPolicyResponse control, but omits the optional 'error' field
of the PasswordPolicyResponseValue, then the LDAP authentication
result will be ignored and the authentication step will always

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 21413 (freebsd_pkg_38c76fcf174411da978e0001020eed82.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-2641

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