Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : openldap (MDVSA-2008:144)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 36770
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA denial of service vulnerability was discovered in the way the OpenLDAP slapd daemon processed certain network messages. An unauthenticated remote attacker could send a specially crafted request that would crash the slapd daemon (CVE-2008-2952).
The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.