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Mandriva: Updated nss_ldap packages fixes bug with groups with large number Print E-mail
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Mandrake A bug was discovered in nss_ldap when a group has a large number of members. This was resulting in SIGABRT of 'ls -la' when attempting to add additional users to the group. Updated packages have been patched to correct the issue.
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
 Mandriva Linux Advisory                                   MDKA-2006:001
 http://www.mandriva.com/security/
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
 Package : nss_ldap
 Date    : January 2, 2006
 Affected: 2006.0
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
 Problem Description:
 
 A bug was discovered in nss_ldap when a group has a large number of
 members. This was resulting in SIGABRT of 'ls -la' when attempting
 to add additional users to the group.
 
 Updated packages have been patched to correct the issue.
 _______________________________________________________________________

 References:
 
 http://qa.mandriva.com/show_bug.cgi?id=20287
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
 Updated Packages:
 
 Mandriva Linux 2006.0:
 f2ba8d286311070ae0368645b0da286e  2006.0/RPMS/nss_ldap-239-3.1.20060mdk.i586.rpm
 0ea900e1c36badcacb816a2408e87fe1  2006.0/SRPMS/nss_ldap-239-3.1.20060mdk.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2006.0/X86_64:
 9e305f257ecc178111e10f2bc35a36b8  x86_64/2006.0/RPMS/nss_ldap-239-3.1.20060mdk.x86_64.rpm
 0ea900e1c36badcacb816a2408e87fe1  x86_64/2006.0/SRPMS/nss_ldap-239-3.1.20060mdk.src.rpm
 _______________________________________________________________________

 To upgrade automatically use MandrivaUpdate or urpmi.  The verification
 of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.

 All packages are signed by Mandriva for security.  You can obtain the
 GPG public key of the Mandriva Security Team by executing:

  gpg --recv-keys --keyserver pgp.mit.edu 0x22458A98

 You can view other update advisories for Mandriva Linux at:

  http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories

 If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact

  security_(at)_mandriva.com
 _______________________________________________________________________

 Type Bits/KeyID     Date       User ID
 pub  1024D/22458A98 2000-07-10 Mandriva Security Team
  
 
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