Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : krb5 (MDVSA-2014:224)

This script is Copyright (C) 2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Updated krb5 packages fix security vulnerability :

The kadm5_randkey_principal_3 function in
lib/kadm5/srv/svr_principal.c in kadmind in MIT Kerberos 5 (aka krb5)
before 1.13 sends old keys in a response to a -randkey -keepold
request, which allows remote authenticated users to forge tickets by
leveraging administrative access (CVE-2014-5351).

See also :

http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0477.html

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 1.8
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 79411 ()

Bugtraq ID: 70380

CVE ID: CVE-2014-5351

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