Scientific Linux Security Update : krb5 on SL6.x i386/x86_64
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 61019
SynopsisThe remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionAn invalid free flaw was found in the password-changing capability of the MIT Kerberos administration daemon, kadmind. A remote, unauthenticated attacker could use this flaw to cause kadmind to abort via a specially crafted request. (CVE-2011-0285)
After installing the updated packages, the kadmind daemon will be restarted automatically.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.