FreeBSD : krb5 -- ASN.1 decoder denial-of-service vulnerability (86)

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Synopsis :

The remote host is missing a security update

Description :

The following package needs to be updated: krb5

See also :

http://dev.perl.org/perl5/news/2005/perl_patches_fix_sprintf_buffer.html
http://mozillanews.org/?article_date=2004-12-08+06-48-46
http://secunia.com/advisories/13129/
http://secunia.com/advisories/13254/
http://secunia.com/multiple_browsers_window_injection_vulnerability_test/
http://tigger.uic.edu/~jlongs2/holes/greed.txt
http://web.mit.edu/kerberos/advisories/MITKRB5-SA-2004-003-asn1.txt
http://www.dyadsecurity.com/perl-0002.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-09.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-10.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-11.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-12.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-13.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-14.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-15.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-16.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-17.html
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=103638
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=273699
http://www.FreeBSD.org/ports/portaudit/bd60922b-fb8d-11d8-a13e-000a95bc6fae.html

Solution :

Update the package on the remote host

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 14594 (freebsd_krb5_134.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0644

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