OpenLDAP 2.5.8

The OpenLDAP project has announced the release of version 2.5.8 of their LDAP directory server. Changes in this release include:

  • Fixed a memory leak in syncrepl processing
  • Fixed a memory leak in client code used to obtain a peer certificate
  • Fixed a TLS-related issue introduced when converting configuration from slapd.conf to cn=config
  • Fixed a potential crash in password quality checking
  • Fixed an issue preventing attribute values from being deleted
  • Fixed an issue preventing users from setting a custom password policy
  • Fixed an issue with the equality matching rule for the namingContexts attribute
  • Fixed an issue with excessive logging for password policy processing
  • Fixed an issue affecting the ability to set up MySQL for use as a backend database
  • Fixed issues with the WiredTiger backend