Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : krb5 (MDVSA-2013:166)

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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 :

The kpasswd service provided by kadmind was vulnerable to a UDP
ping-pong attack (CVE-2002-2443).

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

See also :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=962531

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 : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 66535 ()

Bugtraq ID: 60008

CVE ID: CVE-2002-2443

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