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680975: CVE-2011-1081 openldap: DoS when submitting special MODRDN request

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

modrdn.c in slapd in OpenLDAP 2.4.x before 2.4.24 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) via a relative Distinguished Name (DN) modification request (aka MODRDN operation) that contains an empty value for the OldDN field.

Find out more about CVE-2011-1081 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 5
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (openldap) RHSA-2011:0347 2011-03-10

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 openldap Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 openldap Not affected


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