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CVE-2006-5779 Detail

Current Description

OpenLDAP before 2.3.29 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) via LDAP BIND requests with long authcid names, which triggers an assertion failure.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/07/2006
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (03/14/2007)

Not Vulnerable. The OpenLDAP versions shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 and earlier do not contain the vulnerable code in question. Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is not vulnerable to this issue as it contains a backported patch.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://gleg.net/downloads/VULNDISCO_META_FREE.tar.gz Exploit
http://gleg.net/vulndisco_meta.shtml Exploit
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200611-25.xml
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/1831
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017166 Exploit
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:208
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_72_openldap2.html
http://www.openldap.org/its/index.cgi/Software%20Bugs?id=4740
http://www.openpkg.org/security/advisories/OpenPKG-SA-2006.033-openldap.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/450728/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/20939 Exploit
http://www.trustix.org/errata/2006/0066/
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-384-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/4379 Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/30076
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-820

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-5779
NVD Published Date:
11/07/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/17/2018