Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : krb5 (MDVSA-2011:048)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

A vulnerability was discovered and corrected in krb5 :

The MIT Kerberos 5 Key Distribution Center (KDC) daemon is vulnerable
to a double-free condition if the Public Key Cryptography for Initial
Authentication (PKINIT) capability is enabled, resulting in daemon
crash or arbitrary code execution (which is believed to be difficult)

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.6

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 52730 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-0284

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