openSUSE Security Update : krb5 (openSUSE-2016-474)

This script is Copyright (C) 2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for krb5 fixes the following security issue :

- CVE-2016-3119: An authenticated attacker with permission
to modify a principal entry could have caused kadmind to
dereference a NULL pointer by supplying an empty DB
argument to the modify_principal command, if kadmind is
configured to use the LDAP KDB module. (bsc#971942)

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=971942

Solution :

Update the affected krb5 packages.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 90564 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-3119

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