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Debian: DSA-4046-1: libspring-ldap-java security update

Date 22 Nov 2017
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Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
Tobias Schneider discovered that libspring-ldap-java, a Java library for Spring-based applications using the Lightweight Directory Access Protocol, would under some circumstances allow authentication with a correct username but an arbitrary password.

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Debian Security Advisory DSA-4046-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
https://www.debian.org/security/                       Sebastien Delafond
November 22, 2017                     https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : libspring-ldap-java
CVE ID         : CVE-2017-8028

Tobias Schneider discovered that libspring-ldap-java, a Java library
for Spring-based applications using the Lightweight Directory Access
Protocol, would under some circumstances allow authentication with a
correct username but an arbitrary password.

For the oldstable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed
in version 1.3.1.RELEASE-5+deb8u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your libspring-ldap-java packages.

For the detailed security status of libspring-ldap-java please refer to
its security tracker page at:
https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/libspring-ldap-java

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: https://www.debian.org/security/

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