Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : cherokee (MDVSA-2015:225)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Updated cherokee packages fix security vulnerability :

The cherokee_validator_ldap_check function in validator_ldap.c in
Cherokee 1.2.103 and earlier, when LDAP is used, does not properly
consider unauthenticated-bind semantics, which allows remote attackers
to bypass authentication via an empty password (CVE-2014-4668).

See also :

http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2015-0181.html

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 83249 ()

Bugtraq ID: 68249

CVE ID: CVE-2014-4668

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