Vulnerability Note VU#927988
IBM Lotus Domino LDAP server DN message heap buffer overflow
The IBM Lotus Domino LDAP server is vulnerable to a heap buffer overflow, which may allow a remote, unauthenticated attacker to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service.
IBM Lotus Domino server software provides email, calendar, scheduling, and collaboration services. The LDAP component of Lotus Domino is vulnerable to a heap buffer overflow if it handles a DN (Distinguished Name) message with a string larger than 65535 bytes.
A remote, unauthenticated attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the LDAP server component or cause a denial of service.
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This issue is addressed in Lotus Domino 7.0.2 Fix Pack 1 (FP1) and 6.5.6., as specified in IBM Technote 1257248.
Systems Affected (Learn More)
|Vendor||Status||Date Notified||Date Updated|
|IBM Corporation||Affected||-||28 Mar 2007|
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This vulnerability was reported by iDefense Labs, who in turn credit an anonymous discoverer.
This document was written by Will Dormann.
- CVE IDs: Unknown
- Date Public: 28 Mar 2007
- Date First Published: 28 Mar 2007
- Date Last Updated: 28 Mar 2007
- Severity Metric: 8.60
- Document Revision: 5
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