Fedora 32 : 389-ds-base / dogtag-pki / freeipa / pki-core (2021-dc1a4934a5)

high Nessus Plugin ID 147156


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


The remote Fedora 32 host has packages installed that are affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the FEDORA-2021-dc1a4934a5 advisory.

- When binding against a DN during authentication, the reply from 389-ds-base will be different whether the DN exists or not. This can be used by an unauthenticated attacker to check the existence of an entry in the LDAP database. (CVE-2020-35518)

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 147156

File Name: fedora_2021-dc1a4934a5.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 3/5/2021

Updated: 4/12/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-35518


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 1.4

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:32, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:389-ds-base, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:dogtag-pki, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:freeipa, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:pki-core

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2/26/2021

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2/11/2021

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-35518