Amazon Linux AMI : 389-ds-base (ALAS-2018-1036)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 110459
SynopsisThe remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.
DescriptionIt was found that 389-ds-base did not properly handle long search filters with characters needing escapes, possibly leading to buffer overflows. A remote, unauthenticated attacker could potentially use this flaw to make ns-slapd crash via a specially crafted LDAP request, thus resulting in denial of service.(CVE-2018-1089)
SolutionRun 'yum update 389-ds-base' to update your system.