SuSE 10 Security Update : Kerberos5 (ZYPP Patch Number 2440)

High Nessus Plugin ID 29491


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


Bugs in the handling of pointers to uninitializes resp. already freed memory could potentially be abused by attackers to execute code.
(CVE-2006-6144 / CVE-2006-6143)


Apply ZYPP patch number 2440.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 29491

File Name: suse_krb5-2440.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.14 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/12/13

Modified: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2007/01/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-6143, CVE-2006-6144