Descriptionslapo-pcache (overlays/pcache.c) in slapd in OpenLDAP before 2.3.39, when running as a proxy-caching server, allocates memory using a malloc variant instead of calloc, which prevents an array from being initialized properly and might allow attackers to cause a denial of service (segmentation fault) via unknown vectors that prevent the array from being null terminated.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having important severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SUSE-SR:2007:024, published Thu, 22 Nov 2007 18:00:00 +0000
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Tue Jul 9 16:28:48 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:38 2022