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Overview

Vulnerability Score 4.3 4.3
CVE Id CVE-2007-5794
Last Modified 10 Aug 2011 12:00:00
Published 13 Nov 2007 06:46:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE

CVE-2007-5794

Summary

Race condition in nss_ldap, when used in applications that are linked against the pthread library and fork after a call to nss_ldap, might send user data to the wrong process because of improper handling of the LDAP connection. NOTE: this issue was originally reported for Dovecot with the wrong mailboxes being returned, but other applications might also be affected.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Nss Ldap


References

BID - 26452

CONFIRM - https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1913

CONFIRM - https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=367461

CONFIRM - https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=154314

XF - nssldap-ldap-race-condition(38505)

SECTRACK - 1020088

BUGTRAQ - 20080212 FLEA-2008-0003-1 nss_ldap

REDHAT - RHSA-2008:0715

REDHAT - RHSA-2008:0389

MANDRIVA - MDVSA-2008:049

MLIST - [Dovecot] 20050303 hanging imap... and users getting other users' emails!

MLIST - [Dovecot] 20050409 Authentication and the wrong mailbox?

DEBIAN - DSA-1430

CONFIRM - http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2007-0255

CONFIRM - http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2008-332.htm

GENTOO - GLSA-200711-33

SECUNIA - 31524

SECUNIA - 31227

SECUNIA - 30352

SECUNIA - 29083

SECUNIA - 28838

SECUNIA - 28061

SECUNIA - 27839

SECUNIA - 27768

SECUNIA - 27670

SUSE - SUSE-SR:2008:003

CONFIRM - http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=198390

CONFIRM - http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=453868


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:46:16