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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-4600

slapd in OpenLDAP before 2.3.25 allows remote authenticated users with selfwrite Access Control List (ACL) privileges to modify arbitrary Distinguished Names (DN).
Publish Date : 2006-09-07 Last Update Date : 2018-10-17
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication ???
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Vendor Statements

Red Hat is aware of this issue and is tracking it via the following bug: The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security impact, a future update may address this flaw. More information regarding issue severity can be found here: The risks associated with fixing this bug are greater than the low severity security risk. We therefore currently have no plans to fix this flaw in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 which is in maintenance mode.
Source: Redhat

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat low 2006-09-06 2006-09-04
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2006-4600 unix
RHSA-2007:0310: openldap security update (Low) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20070310 unix
RHSA-2007:0430: openldap security and bug-fix update (Low) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20070430 unix
slapd in OpenLDAP before 2.3.25 allows remote authenticated users with selfwrite Access Control List (ACL) privileges to... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9618 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-4600

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Openldap Openldap 2.0.20 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Openldap Openldap 2.0.21 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Openldap Openldap 2.0.22 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Openldap Openldap 2.0.23 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Openldap Openldap 2.0.24 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Openldap Openldap 5

- References For CVE-2006-4600
TRUSTIX 2006-0055
REDHAT RHSA-2007:0430
SGI 20070602-01-P
REDHAT RHSA-2007:0310
FULLDISC 20070920 VMSA-2007-0006 Critical security updates for all supported versions of VMware ESX Server, VMware Server, VMware Workstation, VMware ACE, and VMware Player
MLIST [openldap-announce] 20060801 OpenLDAP 2.3.25 available
BID 19832 OpenLDAP SLAPD Access Control Circumvention Vulnerability Release Date:2007-11-19
VUPEN ADV-2007-2186
VUPEN ADV-2007-3229
XF openldap-selfwrite-security-bypass(28772)
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9618
BUGTRAQ 20060929 rPSA-2006-0176-1 openldap openldap-clients openldap-servers

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-4600

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit for more information)

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