Vulnerability Scanning Solutions, LLC.
Our Process
What We Scan For
Sample Report
Client List
Contact Us
What We Scan For
Family: SuSE Local Security Checks --> Category: infos

SUSE-SA:2006:072: openldap2-client Vulnerability Scan

Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the openldap2-client package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory SUSE-SA:2006:072 (openldap2-client).

OpenLDAP libldap's strval2strlen() function contained a bug when
processing the authcid string of certain Bind Requests, which could
allow attackers to cause an affected application (especially the
OpenLDAP Server) to crash.

This is tracked by the Mitre CVE ID CVE-2006-5779.

Solution :
Threat Level: High

Click HERE for more information and discussions on this network vulnerability scan.


P.O. Box 827051

Pembroke Pines, FL 33082-7051

Vulnerability Scanning Solutions, LLC.