RHSA-2014:1032 - Security Advisory
Important: redhat-ds-base security update
Security Advisory: Important
Updated redhat-ds-base packages that fix one security issue are now
available for Red Hat Directory Server 8.
Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having Important security
impact. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which
gives a detailed severity rating, is available from the CVE link in the
The redhat-ds-base packages provide Red Hat Directory Server, which is an
LDAPv3 compliant server. The base packages include the Lightweight
Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) server and command-line utilities for
It was found that when replication was enabled for each attribute in Red
Hat Directory Server, which is the default configuration, the server
returned replicated metadata when the directory was searched while
debugging was enabled. A remote attacker could use this flaw to disclose
potentially sensitive information. (CVE-2014-3562)
This issue was discovered by Ludwig Krispenz of Red Hat.
All Red Hat Directory Server 8 users are advised to upgrade to these
updated packages, which contain a backported patch to correct this issue.
After installing this update, the dirsrv service will be restarted
Before applying this update, make sure all previously released errata
relevant to your system have been applied.
This update is available via the Red Hat Network. Details on how to use the
Red Hat Network to apply this update are available at
- Red Hat Directory Server 8 x86_64
- Red Hat Directory Server 8 i386
- BZ - 1123477 - CVE-2014-3562 389-ds: unauthenticated information disclosure
Red Hat Directory Server 8