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1618198: CVE-2006-4600 security flaw

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

slapd in OpenLDAP before 2.3.25 allows remote authenticated users with selfwrite Access Control List (ACL) privileges to modify arbitrary Distinguished Names (DN).

Find out more about CVE-2006-4600 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.


Red Hat is aware of this issue and is tracking it via the following bug:

The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security impact, a future update may address this flaw. More information regarding issue severity can be found here:

The risks associated with fixing this bug are greater than the low severity security risk. We therefore currently have no plans to fix this flaw in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 which is in maintenance mode.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (openldap) RHSA-2007:0310 2007-05-01
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (openldap) RHSA-2007:0430 2007-06-07
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