openSUSE Security Update : krb5 (krb5-4163)

high Nessus Plugin ID 53744

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

A double-free issue in kdc when PKINIT is enabled allowed remote attackers to crash the daemon or potentially execute arbitrary code (CVE-2011-0284).

Solution

Update the affected krb5 packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=671717

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 53744

File Name: suse_11_2_krb5-110316.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 5/5/2011

Updated: 1/14/2021

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.6

Vector: AV:N/AC:H/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-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: 3/16/2011

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-0284