openSUSE Security Update : krb5-appl (openSUSE-2012-17)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 74578


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


- Fixed a remote code execution in ktelnetd (CVE-2011-4862 / bnc#738632)


Update the affected krb5-appl packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 74578

File Name: openSUSE-2012-17.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/13

Modified: 2014/06/16

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:krb5-appl-clients, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:krb5-appl-clients-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:krb5-appl-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:krb5-appl-servers, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:krb5-appl-servers-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.1

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/01/04

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Metasploit (Linux BSD-derived Telnet Service Encryption Key ID Buffer Overflow)

ExploitHub (EH-11-760)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-4862