Sympa Invalid LDAP Password DoS

2003-05-14T00:00:00
ID OSVDB:8689
Type osvdb
Reporter OSVDB
Modified 2003-05-14T00:00:00

Description

Vulnerability Description

Sympa contains a flaw that may allow a remote denial of service. The issue is triggered when sending an invalid LDAP password which causes the application to crash resulting in a loss of availability for the application.

Solution Description

Upgrade to version 3.4.4.1 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.

Short Description

Sympa contains a flaw that may allow a remote denial of service. The issue is triggered when sending an invalid LDAP password which causes the application to crash resulting in a loss of availability for the application.

References:

Vendor URL: http://www.sympa.org/