Fedora 15 : krb5-1.9-7.fc15 (2011-5333)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 53467

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

This update incorporates the upstream patches to fix an attempt to free an invalid pointer in kadmind (MITKRB5-SA-2011-004).

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

Update the affected krb5 package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=696343

http://www.nessus.org/u?a56afebf

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 53467

File Name: fedora_2011-5333.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 4/18/2011

Updated: 1/11/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.8

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:krb5, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:15

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/14/2011

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-0285

BID: 47310

FEDORA: 2011-5333