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Security update for openldap2-client,openldap2-devel

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(Last modified: 01SEP2005)


solutions Security update for openldap2-client, openldap2-devel SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (e8ab111b68ce83fbfdf58bea41aa644e)

Applies to

Package: openldap2-client
openldap2-devel
Product(s): SUSE LINUX Retail Solution 8
SuSE Linux School Server for i386
SuSE Linux Standard Server 8
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for x86
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IPF
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM S/390 and IBM zSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM zSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for AMD64
SuSE Linux Openexchange Server 4
Patch: patch-10462
Release: 20050901
Obsoletes: none

Indications

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)

Solution

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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