openSUSE 10 Security Update : krb5-apps-servers (krb5-apps-servers-3021)
High Nessus Plugin ID 27313
SynopsisThe remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
DescriptionWhen using the krb5 telnet daemon it was possible for remote attackers to override authentication mechanisms and gain root access to the machine by supplying a special username.
This is tracked by the Mitre CVE ID CVE-2007-0956.
SolutionUpdate the affected krb5-apps-servers package.