Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : openldap (MDVSA-2015:073)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Multiple vulnerabilities has been discovered and corrected in
openldap :

The deref_parseCtrl function in servers/slapd/overlays/deref.c in
OpenLDAP 2.4.13 through 2.4.40 allows remote attackers to cause a
denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and crash) via an empty
attribute list in a deref control in a search request (CVE-2015-1545).

Double free vulnerability in the get_vrFilter function in
servers/slapd/filter.c in OpenLDAP 2.4.40 allows remote attackers to
cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted search query with a
matched values control (CVE-2015-1546).

The updated packages provides a solution for these security issues.

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)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 82326 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-1545
CVE-2015-1546

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