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1262393: CVE-2015-6908 openldap: ber_get_next denial of service vulnerability
A flaw was found in the way the OpenLDAP server daemon (slapd) parsed certain Basic Encoding Rules (BER) data. A remote attacker could use this flaw to crash slapd via a specially crafted packet.

Find out more about CVE-2015-6908 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 5 (openldap) RHSA-2015:1840 2015-09-29
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (openldap) RHSA-2015:1840 2015-09-29
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (openldap) RHSA-2015:1840 2015-09-29
Unless explicitly stated as not affected, all previous versions of packages in any minor update stream of a product listed here should be assumed vulnerable, although may not have been subject to full analysis.
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