GLSA-201406-36 : OpenLDAP: Multiple vulnerabilities

medium Nessus Plugin ID 76331


The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201406-36 (OpenLDAP: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in OpenLDAP. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Impact :

A remote attacker might employ a specially crafted certificate to conduct man-in-the-middle attacks on SSL connections made using OpenLDAP, bypass security restrictions or cause a Denial of Service condition.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.


All OpenLDAP users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-nds/openldap-2.4.35'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 76331

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201406-36.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Published: 7/1/2014

Updated: 1/6/2021

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.6

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

Temporal Vector: E:F/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:openldap, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 6/30/2014

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-3767, CVE-2010-0211, CVE-2010-0212, CVE-2011-1024, CVE-2011-1025, CVE-2011-1081, CVE-2011-4079, CVE-2012-1164, CVE-2012-2668

BID: 36844, 41770, 46363, 46831, 50384, 52404, 53823

GLSA: 201406-36

CWE: 310