Fedora 9 : openldap-2.4.8-6.fc9 (2008-6062)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 33412


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


This update fixes CVE-2008-2952 - remote unauthenticated slapd DoS.

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: 33412

File Name: fedora_2008-6062.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.15 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/07/08

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:openldap, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:9

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2008/07/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-2952

BID: 30013

FEDORA: 2008-6062

CWE: 399