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Ubuntu: (Multiple Advisories) (CVE-2020-25692): OpenLDAP vulnerability

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Ubuntu: (Multiple Advisories) (CVE-2020-25692): OpenLDAP vulnerability

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
11/09/2020
Created
11/13/2020
Added
11/10/2020
Modified
12/16/2020

Description

Details for this vulnerability have not been published by NIST at this point. Descriptions from software vendor advisories for this issue are provided below.

From USN-4622-2:

USN-4622-1 fixed a vulnerability in OpenLDAP. This update provides the corresponding update for Ubuntu 12.04 ESM and Ubuntu 14.04 ESM.

Original advisory details:

It was discovered that OpenLDAP incorrectly handled certain network packets. A remote attacker could use this issue to cause OpenLDAP to crash, resulting in a denial of service, or possibly execute arbitrary code.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-slapd

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