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Mandrake CERT released an advisory that details a number of vulnerabilities as found in a variety of different LDAP implementations.

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                Mandrake Linux Security Update Advisory
________________________________________________________________________

Package name:           openldap
Date:                   August 13th, 2001
Advisory ID:            MDKSA-2001:069

Affected versions:      7.1, 7.2, 8.0, Corporate Server 1.0.1,
                        Single Network Firewall 7.2
________________________________________________________________________

Problem Description:

 CERT released an advisory that details a number of vulnerabilities as
 found in a variety of different LDAP implementations.  The results of
 these tests showed one vulnerability in OpenLDAP with slapd not
 handling packets with certain invalid fields.  A malicious attacker
 could craft such invalid packets, resulting in a denial of service
 attack on the affected server.
________________________________________________________________________

References:

   http://www.cert.org/advisories/CA-2001-18.html
________________________________________________________________________

Please verify the update prior to upgrading to ensure the integrity of
the downloaded package.  You can do this with the command:
  rpm --checksig package.rpm
You can get the GPG public key of the Mandrake Linux Security Team at
   http://www.linux-mandrake.com/en/security/RPM-GPG-KEYS
If you use MandrakeUpdate, the verification of md5 checksum and GPG
signature is performed automatically for you.

Linux-Mandrake 7.1:
f85b74a6f81850178e99de059ce7ac51  7.1/RPMS/openldap-1.2.12-1.3mdk.i586.rpm
5cd4401a3ce81f7e45de3d8b80404c58  7.1/RPMS/openldap-devel-1.2.12-1.3mdk.i586.rpm
939b04ecb65daf2c5280e5a5ddc14365  7.1/SRPMS/openldap-1.2.12-1.3mdk.src.rpm

Linux-Mandrake 7.2:
cd28b5c07f05e6b20533116ae3e2c29b  7.2/RPMS/openldap-1.2.12-1.2mdk.i586.rpm
7d86a8d344d46920491f811538292226  7.2/RPMS/openldap-devel-1.2.12-1.2mdk.i586.rpm
de5469cb8470152ddedbeffeb1466def  7.2/SRPMS/openldap-1.2.12-1.2mdk.src.rpm

Mandrake Linux 8.0:
eb3e60b1947fabf7d44981187c0306a4  8.0/RPMS/libldap1-1.2.12-1.1mdk.i586.rpm
629c75aa532e9730517752d2e964045f  8.0/RPMS/libldap1-devel-1.2.12-1.1mdk.i586.rpm
835611f3f7c11488037f45c3322a2fe7  8.0/RPMS/libldap2-2.0.11-6.1mdk.i586.rpm
c3cdd9533bc8fd3f1a223ae7081771e0  8.0/RPMS/libldap2-devel-2.0.11-6.1mdk.i586.rpm
d3e9a8f80f6016d64c29518c8013cb4d  8.0/RPMS/libldap2-devel-static-2.0.11-6.1mdk.i586.rpm
d4aed1a2a958f6d3448a848c69e5efba  8.0/RPMS/openldap-2.0.11-6.1mdk.i586.rpm
71bba1cc342d2f3516571a020161a847  8.0/RPMS/openldap-back_dnssrv-2.0.11-6.1mdk.i586.rpm
a1b4012315a3ce88c27c6c640dfbd77e  8.0/RPMS/openldap-back_ldap-2.0.11-6.1mdk.i586.rpm
f7c2b20461101cc5c78045bc39c52eb2  8.0/RPMS/openldap-back_passwd-2.0.11-6.1mdk.i586.rpm
3bb8dd5668e9ee025e28ad1ea4c9f622  8.0/RPMS/openldap-back_sql-2.0.11-6.1mdk.i586.rpm
d61de43692601ac183564fc4a46a21cf  8.0/RPMS/openldap-clients-2.0.11-6.1mdk.i586.rpm
a6cf2c2451d799372787bb7392065068  8.0/RPMS/openldap-guide-2.0.11-6.1mdk.i586.rpm
9b5cbeefbbf68d8f6b3143c7bc30a72c  8.0/RPMS/openldap-migration-2.0.11-6.1mdk.i586.rpm
89e6f11113a37ad0a2b11f0e2c2ea867  8.0/RPMS/openldap-servers-2.0.11-6.1mdk.i586.rpm
84ee41801fb25caa1cd4fa69cf4b7e39  8.0/RPMS/openldap1-1.2.12-1.1mdk.i586.rpm
b863f396fb81de5d2860102dd1b2a3e8  8.0/SRPMS/openldap-2.0.11-6.1mdk.src.rpm
a31898bb56c36fc726e1810985768fef  8.0/SRPMS/openldap1-1.2.12-1.1mdk.src.rpm

Corporate Server 1.0.1:
f85b74a6f81850178e99de059ce7ac51  1.0.1/RPMS/openldap-1.2.12-1.3mdk.i586.rpm
5cd4401a3ce81f7e45de3d8b80404c58  1.0.1/RPMS/openldap-devel-1.2.12-1.3mdk.i586.rpm
939b04ecb65daf2c5280e5a5ddc14365  1.0.1/SRPMS/openldap-1.2.12-1.3mdk.src.rpm

Single Network Firewall 7.2:
cd28b5c07f05e6b20533116ae3e2c29b  snf7.2/RPMS/openldap-1.2.12-1.2mdk.i586.rpm
de5469cb8470152ddedbeffeb1466def  snf7.2/SRPMS/openldap-1.2.12-1.2mdk.src.rpm
________________________________________________________________________

Bug IDs fixed (see https://qa.mandrakesoft.com for more information):

________________________________________________________________________

To upgrade automatically, use MandrakeUpdate.

If you want to upgrade manually, download the updated package from one
of our FTP server mirrors and upgrade with "rpm -Fvh *.rpm".

You can download the updates directly from one of the mirror sites
listed at:

   http://www.linux-mandrake.com/en/ftp.php3.

Updated packages are available in the "updates/[ver]/RPMS/" directory.
For example, if you are looking for an updated RPM package for
Mandrake Linux 8.0, look for it in "updates/8.0/RPMS/".  Updated source
RPMs are available as well, but you generally do not need to download
them.

Please be aware that sometimes it takes the mirrors a few hours to
update.

You can view other security advisories for Mandrake Linux at:

   http://www.linux-mandrake.com/en/security/

If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact

  security@linux-mandrake.com
________________________________________________________________________

Mandrake Linux has two security-related mailing list services that
anyone can subscribe to:

security-announce@linux-mandrake.com

  Mandrake Linux's security announcements mailing list.  Only
  announcements are sent to this list and it is read-only.

security-discuss@linux-mandrake.com

  Mandrake Linux's security discussion mailing list.  This list is open
  to anyone to discuss Mandrake Linux security specifically and Linux
  security in general.

To subscribe to either list, send a message to
  sympa@linux-mandrake.com
with "subscribe [listname]" in the body of the message.

To remove yourself from either list, send a message to
  sympa@linux-mandrake.com
with "unsubscribe [listname]" in the body of the message.

To get more information on either list, send a message to
  sympa@linux-mandrake.com
with "info [listname]" in the body of the message.

Optionally, you can use the web interface to subscribe to or unsubscribe
from either list:

   http://www.linux-mandrake.com/en/flists.php3#security
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