ALAS-2018-1036


Amazon Linux AMI Security Advisory: ALAS-2018-1036
Advisory Release Date: 2018-06-11 21:31 Pacific
Severity: Important
References: CVE-2018-1089 

Issue Overview:

It was found that 389-ds-base did not properly handle long search filters with characters needing escapes, possibly leading to buffer overflows. A remote, unauthenticated attacker could potentially use this flaw to make ns-slapd crash via a specially crafted LDAP request, thus resulting in denial of service.(CVE-2018-1089 )


Affected Packages:

389-ds-base


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

New Packages:
i686:
    389-ds-base-debuginfo-1.3.7.5-21.56.amzn1.i686
    389-ds-base-devel-1.3.7.5-21.56.amzn1.i686
    389-ds-base-1.3.7.5-21.56.amzn1.i686
    389-ds-base-libs-1.3.7.5-21.56.amzn1.i686
    389-ds-base-snmp-1.3.7.5-21.56.amzn1.i686

src:
    389-ds-base-1.3.7.5-21.56.amzn1.src

x86_64:
    389-ds-base-1.3.7.5-21.56.amzn1.x86_64
    389-ds-base-snmp-1.3.7.5-21.56.amzn1.x86_64
    389-ds-base-libs-1.3.7.5-21.56.amzn1.x86_64
    389-ds-base-devel-1.3.7.5-21.56.amzn1.x86_64
    389-ds-base-debuginfo-1.3.7.5-21.56.amzn1.x86_64