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OpenLDAP: Multiple vulnerabilities


1.  Gentoo Linux Security Advisory

Version Information

Advisory Reference GLSA 201406-36 / OpenLDAP
Release Date June 30, 2014
Latest Revision June 30, 2014: 1
Impact normal
Exploitable remote
Package Vulnerable versions Unaffected versions Architecture(s)
net-nds/openldap < 2.4.35 >= 2.4.35 All supported architectures

Related bugreports: #290345, #323777, #355333, #388605, #407941, #424167


Multiple vulnerabilities were found in OpenLDAP, allowing for Denial of Service or a man-in-the-middle attack.

2.  Impact Information


OpenLDAP is an LDAP suite of application and development tools.


Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in OpenLDAP. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.


A remote attacker might employ a specially crafted certificate to conduct man-in-the-middle attacks on SSL connections made using OpenLDAP, bypass security restrictions or cause a Denial of Service condition.

3.  Resolution Information


There is no known workaround at this time.


All OpenLDAP users should upgrade to the latest version:

Code Listing 3.1: Resolution

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-nds/openldap-2.4.35"

4.  References


Page updated June 30, 2014

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