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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.131242
Category:Mageia Linux Local Security Checks
Title:Mageia Linux Local Check: mgasa-2016-0081
Summary:Mageia Linux Local Security Checks mgasa-2016-0081
Description:Summary:
Mageia Linux Local Security Checks mgasa-2016-0081

Vulnerability Insight:
An infinite-loop vulnerability was discovered in the 389 directory server, where the server failed to correctly handle unexpectedly closed client connections. A remote attacker able to connect to the server could use this flaw to make the directory server consume an excessive amount of CPU and stop accepting connections (denial of service) (CVE-2016-0741).

Solution:
Update the affected packages to the latest available version.

CVSS Score:
7.8

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

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2016-0741
BugTraq ID: 82343
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/82343
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2016:0204
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-0204.html
CopyrightCopyright (C) 2016 Eero Volotinen

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