openSUSE Security Update : krb5 (openSUSE-2011-58)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

- fix KDC NULL pointer dereference in TGS handling
(MITKRB5-SA-2011-007, bnc#730393) CVE-2011-1530

- fix KDC HA feature introduced with implementing KDC poll
(RT#6951)

- fix minor error messages for the IAKERB GSSAPI mechanism
(see:
http://krbdev.mit.edu/rt/Ticket/Display.html?id=7020)

- fix KDC NULL pointer dereference in TGS handling
(MITKRB5-SA-2011-007, bnc#730393) CVE-2011-1530

- fix KDC HA feature introduced with implementing KDC poll
(RT#6951, bnc#731648)

- fix minor error messages for the IAKERB GSSAPI mechanism
(see:
http://krbdev.mit.edu/rt/Ticket/Display.html?id=7020)

See also :

http://krbdev.mit.edu/rt/Ticket/Display.html?id=7020
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=730393
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=731648

Solution :

Update the affected krb5 packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74531 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1530

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