SuSE 11 Security Update : krb5 (SAT Patch Number 2437)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 50927


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.


This update fixes a denial-of-service vulnerability in kadmind. A remote attack can send a malformed GSS-API token that triggers a NULL pointer dereference. (CVE-2010-1321: CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:C))


Apply SAT patch number 2437.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 50927

File Name: suse_11_krb5-100520.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/12/02

Modified: 2013/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:krb5, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:krb5-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:krb5-apps-clients, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:krb5-apps-servers, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:krb5-client, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:krb5-server, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 2010/05/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-1321