Fedora 26 : krb5 (2018-f97cb1c9b0)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 107108


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Fix CVE-2018-5729, CVE-2018-5730.

These are low-impact, requiring administrator access to exploit.


Fix leak in previous version.


Always read config snippets in alphabetical order per-directory.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora update system website.
Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected krb5 package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 107108

File Name: fedora_2018-f97cb1c9b0.nasl

Version: 3.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/03/02

Modified: 2018/09/06

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 4.7

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:krb5, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:26

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2018/03/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-5729, CVE-2018-5730