Oracle Solaris Third-Party Patch Update : kerberos (cve_2014_4345_numeric_errors)

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Synopsis :

The remote Solaris system is missing a security patch for third-party
software.

Description :

The remote Solaris system is missing necessary patches to address
security updates :

- Off-by-one error in the krb5_encode_krbsecretkey
function in plugins/kdb/ldap/
libkdb_ldap/ldap_principal2.c in the LDAP KDB module in
kadmind in MIT Kerberos 5 (aka krb5) 1.6.x through
1.11.x before 1.11.6 and 1.12.x before 1.12.2 allows
remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service
(buffer overflow) or possibly execute arbitrary code via
a series of 'cpw -keepold' commands. (CVE-2014-4345)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?b5f8def1
http://www.nessus.org/u?b55a25b5

Solution :

Upgrade to Solaris 11.2.4.6.0.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 8.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Solaris Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 80655 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-4345

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