Fedora 7 : openldap-2.3.34-6.fc7 (2008-1307)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 30236


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Tue Feb 5 2008 Jan Safranek <jsafranek at redhat.com> 2.3.34-6

- fix CVE-2007-6698 (#431409)

- Mon Jan 14 2008 Jan Safranek <jsafranek at redhat.com> 2.3.34-5

- fix default slurpd directory to /var/lib/ldap (#424831)

- Fri Nov 2 2007 Jan Safranek <jsafranek at redhat.com> 2.3.34-4

- fix various security flaws (#360081)

- Fri Jul 13 2007 Jan Safranek <jsafranek at redhat.com> 2.3.34-3

- Fix initscript return codes (#242667)

- Provide overlays including smbk5pwd (as modules;
#246036, #245896, #220895)

- Add available modules to config file

- do not create script in /tmp on startup (bz#188298)

- add compat-slapcat to openldap-compat (bz#179378)

- do not import ddp services with migrate_services.pl (bz#201183)

- sort the hosts by address, preventing duplicities in migrate*nis*.pl (bz#201540)

- start slupd for each replicated database (bz#210155)

- add ldconfig to devel post/postun (bz#240253)

- include misc.schema in default slapd.conf (bz#147805)

- Mon Apr 23 2007 Jan Safranek <jsafranek at redhat.com> 2.3.34-2

- slapadd during package update is now quiet (bz#224581)

- use _localstatedir instead of var/ during build (bz#220970)

- bind-libbind-devel removed from BuildRequires (bz#216851)

- slaptest is now quiet during service ldap start, if there is no error/warning (bz#143697)

- libldap_r.so now links with pthread (bz#198226)

- do not strip binaries to produce correct .debuginfo packages (bz#152516)

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


Update the affected openldap package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 30236

File Name: fedora_2008-1307.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/02/11

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:openldap, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:7

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

Patch Publication Date: 2008/02/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-6698

FEDORA: 2008-1307

CWE: 399