GLSA-201406-36 : OpenLDAP: Multiple vulnerabilities

This script is Copyright (C) 2014-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201406-36
(OpenLDAP: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in OpenLDAP. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact :

A remote attacker might employ a specially crafted certificate to
conduct man-in-the-middle attacks on SSL connections made using OpenLDAP,
bypass security restrictions or cause a Denial of Service condition.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201406-36

Solution :

All OpenLDAP users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-nds/openldap-2.4.35'

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.3
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

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