openSUSE Security Update : krb5 (openSUSE-SU-2013:0498-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

krb5 was updated to fix security issues in PKINIT :

- fix PKINIT NULL pointer deref in pkinit_check_kdc_pkid()
(CVE-2012-1016 bnc#807556)

- fix PKINIT NULL pointer deref (CVE-2013-1415 bnc#806715)

Also package a missing file on 12.3 (bnc#794784).

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-03/msg00069.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=794784
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=806715
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=807556

Solution :

Update the affected krb5 packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.1
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74931 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-1016
CVE-2013-1415

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