openSUSE 10 Security Update : openldap2-client (openldap2-client-2282)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

OpenLDAP libldap's strval2strlen() function contained a bug when
processing the authcid string of certain Bind Requests, which could
allow attackers to cause an affected application (especially the
OpenLDAP Server) to crash (CVE-2006-5779).

Solution :

Update the affected openldap2-client packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 27364 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-5779

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