Debian Security Advisory

DLA-1342-1 ldap-account-manager -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
09 Apr 2018
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-8763.
More information:

Michal Kedzior found two vulnerabilities in LDAP Account Manager, a web front-end for LDAP directories.

  • CVE-2018-8763

    The found Reflected Cross Site Scripting (XSS) vulnerability might allow an attacker to execute JavaScript code in the browser of the victim or to redirect her to a malicious website if the victim clicks on a specially crafted link.

For Debian 7 Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 3.7-2+deb7u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your ldap-account-manager packages.

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