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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2015-6908

The ber_get_next function in libraries/liblber/io.c in OpenLDAP 2.4.42 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (reachable assertion and application crash) via crafted BER data, as demonstrated by an attack against slapd.
Publish Date : 2015-09-11 Last Update Date : 2016-12-21
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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 None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHSA-2015:1840: openldap security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20151840 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-2015-6908

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Apple Mac Os X 10.11.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Openldap Openldap 2.4.42 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apple Mac Os X 1
Openldap Openldap 1

- References For CVE-2015-6908
APPLE APPLE-SA-2015-12-08-3
SECTRACK 1033534
BID 76714 OpenLDAP CVE-2015-6908 Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2017-01-10 CONFIRM CONFIRM
DEBIAN DSA-3356;a=commit;h=6fe51a9ab04fd28bbc171da3cf12f1c1040d6629 CONFIRM CONFIRM
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:0262
REDHAT RHSA-2015:1840
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0261
SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:0224
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0226
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0255

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2015-6908

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