Fedora 15 : krb5-1.9.3-2.fc15 (2012-8805)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update incorporates the upstream fix to correct a possible NULL
pointer dereference in kadmind (CVE-2012-1013).

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=827517
http://www.nessus.org/u?3f2df5c0

Solution :

Update the affected krb5 package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.5
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 59486 ()

Bugtraq ID: 53784

CVE ID: CVE-2012-1013

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