Scientific Linux Security Update : 389-ds-base on SL7.x x86_64

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 127723

Synopsis

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

Description

Security Fix(es) :

- 389-ds-base: DoS via hanging secured connections (CVE-2019-3883)

Bug Fix(es) :

- Previously, if you were using the PAM plugin and attempted to bind as a dn that doesn't exist, the server would crash. This has now been fixed.

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?45c61897

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 127723

File Name: sl_20190729_389_ds_base_on_SL7_x.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/08/12

Updated: 2019/08/12

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: x-cpe:/o:fermilab:scientific_linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2019/07/29

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/04/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-3883