CentOS 8 : libldb (CESA-2022:7730)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 167177


The remote CentOS host is missing a security update.


The remote CentOS Linux 8 host has packages installed that are affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the CESA-2022:7730 advisory.

- samba: AD users can induce a use-after-free in the server process with an LDAP add or modify request (CVE-2022-32746)

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.

See Also


Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 167177

File Name: centos8_RHSA-2022-7730.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 11/9/2022

Updated: 11/24/2022

Supported Sensors: Agentless Assessment, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 2.5


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.5

Temporal Score: 4.1

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-32746


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.4

Temporal Score: 4.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:centos:centos:8-stream, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:ldb-tools, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:libldb, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:libldb-devel, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:python-ldb-devel-common, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:python3-ldb, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:python3-ldb-devel

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/8/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 7/27/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2022-32746

RHSA: 2022:7730