Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : krb5 (MDVSA-2011:024)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

Multiple vulnerabilities were discovered and corrected in krb5 :

The MIT krb5 Key Distribution Center (KDC) daemon is vulnerable to
denial of service attacks from unauthenticated remote attackers
(CVE-2011-0281, CVE-2011-0282).

Packages for 2009.0 are provided as of the Extended Maintenance
Program. Please visit this link to learn more:
http://store.mandriva.com/product_info.php?cPath=149 products_id=490

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

See also :

http://web.mit.edu/kerberos/advisories/MITKRB5-SA-2011-002.txt

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 51931 ()

Bugtraq ID: 46265
46271

CVE ID: CVE-2011-0281
CVE-2011-0282

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