Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1554-1 389-ds-base -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 25 Oct 2018
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-14648.
- More information:
It was discovered that 389-ds-base (the 389 Directory Server) is vulnerable to search queries with malformed values in the do_search() function (servers/slapd/search.c). Attackers could leverage this vulnerability by sending crafted queries in a loop to cause DoS.
For Debian 8
Jessie, this problem has been fixed in version 188.8.131.52-4+deb8u4.
We recommend that you upgrade your 389-ds-base packages.
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS