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MDKSA-2006:096: openldap Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the openldap package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2006:096 (openldap).
A stack-based buffer overflow in st.c in slurpd for OpenLDAP might allow
attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long hostname.
Packages have been patched to correct this issue.
Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:096
Threat Level: High
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