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MDKSA-2006:208: 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-2006:208 (openldap).
An unspecified vulnerability in OpenLDAP allows remote attackers to
cause a denial of service (daemon crash) via a certain combination of
SASL Bind requests that triggers an assertion failure in libldap.
Packages have been patched to correct this issue.
Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:208
Threat Level: High
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