The Vigil@nce team watches public vulnerabilities impacting your computers, and then offers security solutions, a vigilance database and tools to fix them.

Vulnerability of 389-ds-base: NULL pointer dereference via sync_create_state_control

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can force a NULL pointer to be dereferenced via sync_create_state_control() of 389-ds-base, in order to trigger a denial of service.
Vulnerable software: openSUSE Leap, SLES.
Severity of this announce: 2/4.
Creation date: 08/06/2021.
Références of this computer vulnerability: CVE-2021-3514, openSUSE-SU-2021:0868-1, SUSE-SU-2021:1878-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-35641.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can force a NULL pointer to be dereferenced via sync_create_state_co...
Full bulletin, software filtering, emails, fixes, ... (Request your free trial)

This computer vulnerability bulletin impacts software or systems such as openSUSE Leap, SLES.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this vulnerability bulletin is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of intranet client.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this threat note.

Solutions for this threat 

Solutions for this vulnerability are not yet public.
Full bulletin, software filtering, emails, fixes, ... (Request your free trial)

Computer vulnerabilities tracking service 

Vigil@nce provides networks vulnerabilities bulletins. The Vigil@nce vulnerability database contains several thousand vulnerabilities.