RHEL 7 : 389-ds-base (RHSA-2018:3127)
High Nessus Plugin ID 118531
SynopsisThe remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionAn update for 389-ds-base is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.
Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact of Moderate. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability from the CVE link(s) in the References section.
389 Directory Server is an LDAP version 3 (LDAPv3) compliant server.
The base packages include the Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) server and command-line utilities for server administration.
The following packages have been upgraded to a later upstream version:
389-ds-base (126.96.36.199). (BZ#1560653)
Security Fix(es) :
* 389-ds-base: Mishandled search requests in servers/slapd/search.c:do_search () allows for denial of service (CVE-2018-14648)
For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.
Additional Changes :
For detailed information on changes in this release, see the Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.6 Release Notes linked from the References section.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.