CVE Database

CVE-2013-1897

Impact: Low
Public: 2013-03-28
Bugzilla: 928105: CVE-2013-1897 389-ds: unintended information exposure when rootdse is enabled

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The do_search function in ldap/servers/slapd/search.c in 389 Directory Server 1.2.x before 1.2.11.20 and 1.3.x before 1.3.0.5 does not properly restrict access to entries when the nsslapd-allow-anonymous-access configuration is set to rootdse and the BASE search scope is used, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information outside of the rootDSE via a crafted LDAP search.

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CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 2.6
Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Access Vector: Network
Access Complexity: High
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: Partial
Integrity Impact: None
Availability Impact: None

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Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (389-ds-base) RHSA-2013:0742 April 15, 2013

External References

Acknowledgements

This issue was discovered by Martin Kosek of Red Hat.

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