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Recommended update for authldap


(Last modified: 04SEP2006)

solutions Recommended update for authldap SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (ba573088c452dde2f4fb1ec11123e1c1)

Applies to

Package: authldap
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 POS 9
Open Enterprise Server
Patch: patch-11164
Release: 20060904
Obsoletes: none


Everyone using LDAP authentication with Apache httpd should install this patch.



Problem description

The auth_ldap apache module is inconsistently re-binding as AuthLDAPBindDN after a wrong password has been entered by a user. Due to this auth_ldap would sometimes deny access to users, even if they enter the correct password.


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 -Fvh authldap.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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