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CVE-2006-4600 Detail

Description

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

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  09/06/2006

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-4600
Original release date:
09/06/2006
Last revised:
10/10/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
2.3 LOW
Vector:
(AV:A/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
4.4
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Local network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized modification

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (09/05/2007)

Red Hat is aware of this issue and is tracking it via the following bug: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=205826 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: http://www.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/ 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.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20070602-01-P.asc External Source SGI 20070602-01-P
http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2007-September/065902.html External Source FULLDISC 20070920 VMSA-2007-0006 Critical security updates for all supported versions of VMware ESX Server, VMware Server, VMware Workstation, VMware ACE, and VMware Player
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200711-23.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200711-23
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016783 External Source SECTRACK 1016783
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2007-232.htm External Source CONFIRM http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2007-232.htm
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:171 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:171
http://www.openldap.org/its/index.cgi/Software%20Bugs?id=4587 Patch External Source MISC http://www.openldap.org/its/index.cgi/Software%20Bugs?id=4587
http://www.openldap.org/lists/openldap-announce/200608/msg00000.html Patch External Source MLIST [openldap-announce] 20060801 OpenLDAP 2.3.25 available
http://www.openldap.org/software/release/changes.html Patch External Source CONFIRM http://www.openldap.org/software/release/changes.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0310.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2007:0310
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0430.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2007:0430
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/447395/100/200/threaded External Source BUGTRAQ 20060929 rPSA-2006-0176-1 openldap openldap-clients openldap-servers
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/19832 Patch External Source BID 19832
http://www.trustix.org/errata/2006/0055 External Source TRUSTIX 2006-0055
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2186 External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-2186
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3229 External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-3229
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/28772 External Source XF openldap-selfwrite-security-bypass(28772)
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-667 External Source CONFIRM https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-667
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9618 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9618

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9618
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9618

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