RHEL 7 : 389-ds-base (RHSA-2018:3507)
High Nessus Plugin ID 118792
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 7.5 Extended Update Support.
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.
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.
Bug Fix(es) :
* Previously, the *Pass-through* plug-in in Directory Server did not support encrypted connections if the encryption was started using the
*STARTTLS* command. The problem has been fixed, and the *Pass-through* plug-in now supports connections that use the *STARTTLS* command.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.