Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : openldap (MDVSA-2015:074)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

A vulnerability 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).

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)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 82327 ()

Bugtraq ID: 72519

CVE ID: CVE-2015-1545

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