SUSE SLED15 / SLES15 Security Update : 389-ds (SUSE-SU-2019:2155-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 128021


The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.


This update for 389-ds to version fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

CVE-2016-5416: Fixed an information disclosure where a anonymous user could read the default ACI (bsc#991201).

CVE-2018-1054: Fixed a denial of service via search filters in SetUnicodeStringFromUTF_8() (bsc#1083689).

CVE-2018-1089: Fixed a buffer overflow via large filter value (bsc#1092187).

CVE-2018-10871: Fixed an information disclosure in certain plugins leading to the disclosure of plaintext password to an privileged attackers (bsc#1099465).

CVE-2018-14638: Fixed a denial of service through a crash in delete_passwdPolicy () (bsc#1108674).

CVE-2018-14648: Fixed a denial of service caused by malformed values in search queries (bsc#1109609).

CVE-2018-10935: Fixed a denial of service related to ldapsearch with server side sort (bsc#1105606).

CVE-2019-3883: Fixed a denial of service caused by hanging LDAP requests over TLS (bsc#1132385).

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or 'zypper patch'.

Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15-SP1:zypper in
-t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Server-Applications-15-SP1-2019-2155=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Server-Applications-15-2019-2155=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Development-Tools-OBS-15-SP1-2019-2155=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Open Buildservice Development Tools 15:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Development-Tools-OBS-15-2019-2155=1

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 128021

File Name: suse_SU-2019-2155-1.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/08/20

Updated: 2020/01/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2016-5416

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:389-ds, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:389-ds-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:389-ds-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:389-ds-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:389-ds-snmp, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:389-ds-snmp-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:15

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2019/08/15

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/06/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-5416, CVE-2018-1054, CVE-2018-10871, CVE-2018-1089, CVE-2018-10935, CVE-2018-14638, CVE-2018-14648, CVE-2019-3883