SuSE 10 Security Update : OpenLDAP 2 (ZYPP Patch Number 6598)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 49906


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


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


Apply ZYPP patch number 6598.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 49906

File Name: suse_openldap2-6598.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/10/11

Modified: 2012/06/14

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: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/10/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2408

CWE: 310