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    Mageia 2021-0046: openldap security update

    Date 19 Jan 2021
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    It was discovered that OpenLDAP incorrectly handled certain malformed inputs. A remote attacker could possibly use this issue to cause OpenLDAP to crash, resulting in a denial of service (CVE-2020-25709, CVE-2020-25710). References:
    MGASA-2021-0046 - Updated openldap packages fix security vulnerabilities
    
    Publication date: 19 Jan 2021
    URL: https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2021-0046.html
    Type: security
    Affected Mageia releases: 7
    CVE: CVE-2020-25709,
         CVE-2020-25710
    
    It was discovered that OpenLDAP incorrectly handled certain malformed inputs.
    A remote attacker could possibly use this issue to cause OpenLDAP to crash,
    resulting in a denial of service (CVE-2020-25709, CVE-2020-25710).
    
    References:
    - https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=27625
    - https://ubuntu.com/security/notices/USN-4634-1
    - https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2020-25709
    - https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2020-25710
    
    SRPMS:
    - 7/core/openldap-2.4.50-1.3.mga7
    

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