openSUSE 10 Security Update : krb5 (krb5-4191)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 27310


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update of krb5 fixes two bugs in kadmind that can be used to execute arbitrary code remotely. (CVE-2007-3999, CVE-2007-4000)


Update the affected krb5 packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 27310

File Name: suse_krb5-4191.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/10/17

Modified: 2016/12/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:krb5, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:krb5-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:krb5-apps-clients, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:krb5-apps-servers, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:krb5-client, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:krb5-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:krb5-devel-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:krb5-server, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2007/08/31

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-3999, CVE-2007-4000

TRA: TRA-2007-07

CWE: 20, 119, 264