Amazon Linux AMI : openldap (ALAS-2012-117)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 69607

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VPR Score: 2.7

Synopsis

The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.

Description

It was found that the OpenLDAP server daemon ignored olcTLSCipherSuite settings. This resulted in the default cipher suite always being used, which could lead to weaker than expected ciphers being accepted during Transport Layer Security (TLS) negotiation with OpenLDAP clients.
(CVE-2012-2668)

Solution

Run 'yum update openldap' to update your system.

See Also

https://alas.aws.amazon.com/ALAS-2012-117.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 69607

File Name: ala_ALAS-2012-117.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/09/04

Updated: 2018/04/18

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 2.7

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:openldap, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:openldap-clients, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:openldap-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:openldap-devel, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:openldap-servers, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:openldap-servers-sql, cpe:/o:amazon:linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2012/08/18

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-2668

ALAS: 2012-117

RHSA: 2012:1151