openSUSE Security Update : krb5 (openSUSE-SU-2011:0111-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 53743


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Multiple KDC DoS vulnerabilities if used with LDAP backends have been fixed in krb5. CVE-2011-0281 and CVE-2011-0282 have been assigned.
Additionally a DoS vulnerability in kpropd has been fixed.
CVE-2010-4022 has been assigned to this issue.


Update the affected krb5 packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 53743

File Name: suse_11_2_krb5-110209.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/05/05

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

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-plugin-kdb-ldap, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:krb5-plugin-preauth-pkinit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:krb5-server, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2011/02/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-4022, CVE-2011-0281, CVE-2011-0282