SuSE 10 Security Update : Kerberos 5 (ZYPP Patch Number 7899)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

This update of krb5 fixes two security issues.

- A remote code execution in the kerberized telnet daemon
was fixed. (This only affects the ktelnetd from the
krb5-appl RPM, not the regular telnetd supplied by
SUSE.). (CVE-2011-4862)

- / MITKRB5-SA-2011-005: Fixed krb5 ftpd unauthorized file
access problems. (CVE-2011-1526)

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-1526.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-4862.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 7899.

Risk factor :

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

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 57431 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1526
CVE-2011-4862

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