FreeBSD : krb5 -- KDC double free vulnerability (86b8b655-4d1a-11df-83fb-0015587e2cc1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 45595


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


The MIT Kerberos team reports :

An authenticated remote attacker can crash the KDC by inducing the KDC to perform a double free. Under some circumstances on some platforms, this could also allow malicious code execution.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 45595

File Name: freebsd_pkg_86b8b6554d1a11df83fb0015587e2cc1.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Published: 2010/04/22

Modified: 2013/06/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:krb5, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2010/04/21

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2010/04/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-1320