ALAS-2017-824


Amazon Linux AMI Security Advisory: ALAS-2017-824
Advisory Release Date: 2017-04-27 19:51 Pacific
Severity: Important
References: CVE-2017-2668 

Issue Overview:

Remote crash via crafted LDAP messages:
An invalid pointer dereference flaw was found in the way 389-ds-base handled LDAP bind requests. A remote unauthenticated attacker could use this flaw to make ns-slapd crash via a specially crafted LDAP bind request, resulting in denial of service. (CVE-2017-2668 )


Affected Packages:

389-ds-base


Issue Correction:
Run yum update 389-ds-base to update your system.

New Packages:
i686:
    389-ds-base-debuginfo-1.3.5.10-20.50.amzn1.i686
    389-ds-base-libs-1.3.5.10-20.50.amzn1.i686
    389-ds-base-1.3.5.10-20.50.amzn1.i686
    389-ds-base-devel-1.3.5.10-20.50.amzn1.i686
    389-ds-base-snmp-1.3.5.10-20.50.amzn1.i686

src:
    389-ds-base-1.3.5.10-20.50.amzn1.src

x86_64:
    389-ds-base-debuginfo-1.3.5.10-20.50.amzn1.x86_64
    389-ds-base-libs-1.3.5.10-20.50.amzn1.x86_64
    389-ds-base-snmp-1.3.5.10-20.50.amzn1.x86_64
    389-ds-base-1.3.5.10-20.50.amzn1.x86_64
    389-ds-base-devel-1.3.5.10-20.50.amzn1.x86_64