openSUSE 10 Security Update : krb5 (krb5-5081)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 31623
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VPR Score: 5.9


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This update fixes the following security bugs in krb5/krb5-server :

- CVE-2008-0062: null/dangling pointer (needs enabled krb4 support)

- CVE-2008-0063: possible operations on uninitialized buffer content/information leak (needs enabled krb4 support)

- CVE-2008-0947/CVE-2008-0948: out-of-bound array access in kadmind's RPC lib


Update the affected krb5 packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 31623

File Name: suse_krb5-5081.nasl

Version: 1.13

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 3/19/2008

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Vector: 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, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 3/7/2008

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-0062, CVE-2008-0063, CVE-2008-0947, CVE-2008-0948

CWE: 119, 189