This script is Copyright (C) 2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.
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)
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.
See also :
To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4 :
zypper in -t patch sdksp4-krb5-12512=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4 :
zypper in -t patch slessp4-krb5-12512=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4 :
zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-krb5-12512=1
To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 2.9
Public Exploit Available : true