Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : krb5 (MDKSA-2004:156)
High Nessus Plugin ID 16037
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionMichael Tautschnig discovered a heap buffer overflow in the history handling code of libkadm5srv which could be exploited by an authenticated user to execute arbitrary code on a Key Distribution Center (KDC) server.
The updated packages have been patched to prevent this problem.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.