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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-4175

Original release date: 03/26/2007
Last revised: 11/05/2012


The LDAP server (ns-slapd) in Sun Java System Directory Server 5.2 Patch4 and earlier and ONE Directory Server 5.1 and 5.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via malformed queries, probably malformed BER queries, which trigger a free of uninitialized memory locations.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.8 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

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External Source: OSVDB
Name: 33524
External Source: BID
Name: 23117
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-1090
External Source: IDEFENSE
Name: 20070323 Sun Java System Directory Server 5.2 Uninitialized Pointer Cleanup Design Error Vulnerability
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1017814
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 102853
External Source: XF
Name: sun-java-cleanupcode-dos(33189)

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