Apache < 1.6.1 auth_ldap Module Remote Format String

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 3360

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a remote 'format string' flaw.

Description

The remote host is running the Apache auth_ldap module, a module for authenticating remote users against an LDAP server. This version of auth_ldap is vulnerable to a format string flaw. An attacker exploiting this flaw would be able to execute arbitrary code on the remote web server.

Solution

Upgrade to version 1.6.1 or higher.

See Also

http://www.rudedog.org/auth_ldap/Changes.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 3360

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2006/01/10

Modified: 2018/09/16

Dependencies: 3057

Nessus ID: 22818, 20400

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSSv2

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 7.3

Temporal Score: 6.4

Vector: CVSS3#AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:apache:http_server

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-0150

BID: 16177