Fedora 8 : pam_krb5-2.2.18-2.fc8 (2008-8605)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update adds a backported fix for CVE-2008-3825, a credential
cache permission bypass which becomes possible when the
'existing_ticket' option is enabled.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=461960
http://www.nessus.org/u?0908f877

Solution :

Update the affected pam_krb5 package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.4
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.8
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 34343 (fedora_2008-8605.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 31534

CVE ID: CVE-2008-3825

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