Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : openldap (MDKSA-2003:006)
High Nessus Plugin ID 13991
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA review was completed by the SuSE Security Team on the OpenLDAP server software, and this audit revealed several buffer overflows and other bugs that remote attackers could exploit to gain unauthorized access to the system running the vulnerable OpenLDAP servers.
Additionally, various locally exploitable bugs in the OpenLDAP v2 libraries have been fixed as well.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.