SuSE 11 Security Update : OpenLDAP2 (SAT Patch Number 1290)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 41420


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.


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


Apply SAT patch number 1290.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 41420

File Name: suse_11_libldap-2_4-2-090915.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/09/24

Modified: 2013/10/25

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:suse_linux:11:libldap-2_4-2, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libldap-2_4-2-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:openldap2, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:openldap2-back-meta, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:openldap2-client, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/09/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2408

CWE: 310