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1024552: CVE-2013-4485 389-ds-base: DoS due to improper handling of ger attr searches

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

389 Directory Server (aka Red Hat Directory Server before 8.2.11-14) allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (crash) via multiple @ characters in a GER attribute list in a search request.

Find out more about CVE-2013-4485 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 Directory Server 8 (for RHEL 5 Server) (redhat-ds-base) RHSA-2013:1753 2013-11-21
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (389-ds-base) RHSA-2013:1752 2013-11-21

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 389-ds-base Not affected
Red Hat Directory Server 8 Directory Server Affected


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