Fedora 15 : openldap-2.4.24-2.fc15 (2011-3612)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 53516


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Three security issues were fixed during the rebase!

Changes not covered by bugs :

- new: system resource limiting for slapd using ulimit

- fix: possible NULL pointer dereference in NSS implementation OpenLDAP package was rebased to 2.4.24.

Extension of API :

- libldap adds: ldap_destroy ldap_dup ldap_sasl_interactive_bind

- libldif adds: ldif_put_wrap ldif_sput_wrap

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: 53516

File Name: fedora_2011-3612.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/04/22

Modified: 2015/10/20

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:openldap, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:15

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: 2011/03/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-1024, CVE-2011-1025, CVE-2011-1081

BID: 46363, 46831

FEDORA: 2011-3612