|Category:||Ubuntu Local Security Checks|
|Title:||Ubuntu USN-305-1 (openldap2.2)|
|Summary:||Ubuntu USN-305-1 (openldap2.2)|
The remote host is missing an update to openldap2.2
announced via advisory USN-305-1.
A security issue affects the following Ubuntu releases:
Ubuntu 6.06 LTS
This advisory also applies to the corresponding versions of
Kubuntu, Edubuntu, and Xubuntu.
When processing overly long host names in OpenLDAP's slurpd replication
server, a buffer overflow caused slurpd to crash.
If an attacker manages to inject a specially crafted host name into
slurpd, this might also be exploited to execute arbitrary code with
however, since slurpd is usually set up to
replicate only trusted machines, this should not be exploitable in
The problem can be corrected by upgrading your system to the
following package versions:
Ubuntu 6.06 LTS:
In general, a standard system upgrade is sufficient to effect the
Risk factor : Medium
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2006-2754|
Bugtraq: 20060609 rPSA-2006-0099-1 openldap openldap-clients openldap-servers (Google Search)
|Copyright||Copyright (c) 2006 E-Soft Inc. http://www.securityspace.com|
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