openSUSE Security Update : libldap-2_4-2 (libldap-2_4-2-1301)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 41035


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update of openldap2 makes SSL certificate verification more robust against uses of the special character \0 in the subjects name.


Update the affected libldap-2_4-2 packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 41035

File Name: suse_11_0_libldap-2_4-2-090909.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/09/22

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:openldap2, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:openldap2-back-meta, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:openldap2-back-perl, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:openldap2-client, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:openldap2-client-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:openldap2-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:openldap2-devel-32bit, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.0

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/09/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2408

CWE: 310