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Security update for openldap2-client,openldap2-devel


(Last modified: 01SEP2005)

solutions Security update for openldap2-client, openldap2-devel SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (5d12991ea3c6ae75260aec8c7091e137)

Applies to

Package: openldap2-client
Product(s): SUSE CORE 9 for x86
SUSE CORE 9 for Itanium Processor Family
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM S/390 31bit
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM zSeries 64bit
SUSE CORE 9 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
Novell Linux POS 9
Open Enterprise Server
Patch: patch-10464
Release: 20050901
Obsoletes: none


Everyone using authentication via LDAP should update.

Problem description

This update adds a missing feature to the TLS support. Previously it was
possible that a password was sent in cleartext over the network even with
TLS support when the connection was redirected to a slave LDAP server.
This is fixed now. (CAN-2005-2069)


Please install the updates provided at the location noted below.

Installation notes

This update is provided as an RPM package that can easily be installed onto a running system by using this command:
rpm -Fhv openldap2-client.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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