Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : krb5 (MDVSA-2012:102)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

A vulnerability has been discovered and corrected in krb5 :

Fix a kadmind denial of service issue (NULL pointer dereference),
which could only be triggered by an administrator with the create
privilege (CVE-2012-1013).

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

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: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 59860 ()

Bugtraq ID: 53784

CVE ID: CVE-2012-1013

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