CVE Database

CVE-2011-1025

Impact: Moderate
Public: 2010-09-29
Bugzilla: 680472: CVE-2011-1025 openldap: rootpw not verified via slapd.conf when using the NDB backend

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

bind.cpp in back-ndb in OpenLDAP 2.4.x before 2.4.24 does not require authentication for the root Distinguished Name (DN), which allows remote attackers to bypass intended access restrictions via an arbitrary password.

Find out more about CVE-2011-1025 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 6.8
Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector: Network
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: Partial
Integrity Impact: Partial
Availability Impact: Partial

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Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (openldap) RHSA-2011:0347 March 10, 2011

External References

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