85772 : 389 Directory Server modifyRDN Operation Handling ACL Bypass
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389 Directory Server contains a flaw that is triggered during the handling of a modifyRDN operation. This may allow a remote attacker to bypass the access control list when a DN entry is moved via the database modify RDN function.


Location: Remote / Network Access
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Solution: Patch / RCS
Exploit: Exploit Unknown
Disclosure: Vendor Verified


Currently, there are no known workarounds or upgrades to correct this issue. However, a patch has been committed to the CVS/GIT repository that addresses this vulnerability. Until it is incorporated into the next release of the software, manually patching an existing installation is the only known available solution. Check the vendor advisory or solution URL in the references section.


Red Hat, Inc.
389 Directory Server



CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 6.0
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2012-10-01 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_1 Authentication_1 Confidentiality_impact_1 Integrity_impact_1 Availability_impact_1


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