openSUSE 10 Security Update : pam_ldap (pam_ldap-2194)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

pam_ldap did not return an error conditions correctly when an LDAP
directory server responded with a PasswordPolicyResponse control
response, which caused the pam_authenticate function to return a
success code even if authentication has failed. (CVE-2006-5170)

Solution :

Update the affected pam_ldap packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 27381 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-5170

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