Information Security

 

LDAP Amplification Denial of Service Attacks

Friday, September 8, 2017

OxCERT have been notified that a number of hosts within the University network have LDAP servers lisenting for requests on UDP port 389. Such hosts can be used in denial of service attacks against other hosts both internally and on the wider internet.

Please see OxCERT Bulletin OSB2017-10 for more details.