Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : openldap (MDVSA-2008:144)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

A denial of service vulnerability was discovered in the way the
OpenLDAP slapd daemon processed certain network messages. An
unauthenticated remote attacker could send a specially crafted request
that would crash the slapd daemon (CVE-2008-2952).

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 36770 (mandriva_MDVSA-2008-144.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 30013

CVE ID: CVE-2008-2952

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