MS05-042: Vulnerability in Kerberos Could Allow Denial of Service, Information Disclosure and Spoofing (899587)

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Synopsis :

It is possible to crash the remote service or disclose information.

Description :

The remote host contains a version of the Kerberos protocol that
contains multiple security flaws that could allow an attacker to crash
the remote service (AD), disclose information or spoof a session.

An attacker would need valid credentials to exploit these flaws.

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2000, XP and

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.4
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 19405 ()

Bugtraq ID: 14519

CVE ID: CVE-2005-1981