CVE Database


Impact: Important
Public: 2013-11-21
Bugzilla: 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 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 November 21, 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (389-ds-base) RHSA-2013:1752 November 21, 2013

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