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Bug 205826

Summary: CVE-2006-4600 openldap improper selfwrite access
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 Reporter: Josh Bressers <bressers>
Component: openldapAssignee: Jay Fenlason <fenlason>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact: Jay Turner <jturner>
Severity: medium Docs Contact:
Priority: medium    
Version: 4.0CC: jfeeney, jheinonen, jplans, nalin, srevivo
Target Milestone: ---Keywords: Security
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Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Whiteboard: reported=20060906,source=cve,impact=low,public=20060904
Fixed In Version: RHSA-2007-0310 Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2007-05-01 17:28:26 UTC Type: ---
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Description Josh Bressers 2006-09-08 19:33:19 UTC
openldap improper selfwrite access

The way openldap handles selfwrite access is broken.  Users with
selfwrite access should only be able to add/remove their own DN to the
target, but via this bug any DN may be modified.

This was fixed upstream in version 2.3.25

A reproducer can be found here:

This issue also affects RHEL3
This issue also affects RHEL2.1

Comment 2 RHEL Product and Program Management 2006-09-08 20:02:53 UTC
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux maintenance release.  Product Management has requested
further review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential
inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux Update release for currently deployed
products.  This request is not yet committed for inclusion in an Update

Comment 9 Red Hat Bugzilla 2007-05-01 17:28:27 UTC
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.