SuSE 11.3 Security Update : openldap2 (SAT Patch Number 10635)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 83516
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The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.


openldap2 was updated to fix three security issues and one non-security bug.

The following vulnerabilities were fixed :

- A remote attacker could cause a denial of service (slapd crash) by unbinding immediately after a search request.
(bnc#846389, CVE-2013-4449)

- A remote attacker could cause a denial of service through a NULL pointer dereference and crash via an empty attribute list in a deref control in a search request. (bnc#916897, CVE-2015-1545)

- A remote attacker could cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted search query with a matched values control. (bnc#916914, CVE-2015-1546) The following non-security bug was fixed :

- Prevent connection-0 (internal connection) from showing up in the monitor back-end. (bnc#905959)


Apply SAT patch number 10635.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 83516

File Name: suse_11_openldap2-20150423-150413.nasl

Version: 2.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 5/18/2015

Updated: 1/6/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:compat-libldap-2_3-0, 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: 4/13/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-4449, CVE-2015-1545, CVE-2015-1546