Scientific Linux Security Update : krb5 on SL4.x, SL5.x i386/x86_64
Low Nessus Plugin ID 60910
SynopsisThe remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionMultiple checksum validation flaws were discovered in the MIT Kerberos implementation. A remote attacker could use these flaws to tamper with certain Kerberos protocol packets and, possibly, bypass authentication mechanisms in certain configurations using Single-use Authentication Mechanisms. (CVE-2010-1323)
After installing the updated packages, the krb5kdc daemon will be restarted automatically.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.