Ubuntu Security Notice USN-4620-1
November 05, 2020
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
– Ubuntu 18.04 LTS
phpLDAPadmin could be made to crash if it received specially crafted
– phpldapadmin: A web-based LDAP client
It was discovered that phpLDAPadmin didn’t properly sanitize before being
code in a user’s context and cause a crash, resulting in denial of service or
potential execution of arbitrary code.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS:
After a standard system update you need to restart phpLDAPadmin to make
all the necessary changes.