SuSE 10 Security Update : Kerberos 5 (ZYPP Patch Number 5082)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

This update fixes the following security bugs in krb5/krb5-server :

- null/dangling pointer (needs enabled krb4 support).
(CVE-2008-0062)

- possible operations on uninitialized buffer
content/information leak (needs enabled krb4 support).
(CVE-2008-0063)

- out-of-bound array access in kadmind's RPC lib.
(CVE-2008-0947 / CVE-2008-0948)

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2008-0062.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2008-0063.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2008-0947.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2008-0948.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 5082.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 31624 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-0062
CVE-2008-0063
CVE-2008-0947
CVE-2008-0948

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