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Amazon Linux AMI 2: CVE-2018-14624: Security patch for 389-ds-base (ALAS-2018-1094)

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Amazon Linux AMI 2: CVE-2018-14624: Security patch for 389-ds-base (ALAS-2018-1094)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
09/06/2018
Created
05/08/2020
Added
04/27/2020
Modified
05/01/2020

Description

A vulnerability was discovered in 389-ds-base through versions 1.3.7.10, 1.3.8.8 and 1.4.0.16. The lock controlling the error log was not correctly used when re-opening the log file in log__error_emergency(). An attacker could send a flood of modifications to a very large DN, which would cause slapd to crash.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-389-ds-base
  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-389-ds-base-debuginfo
  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-389-ds-base-devel
  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-389-ds-base-libs
  • amazon-linux-ami-2-upgrade-389-ds-base-snmp

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