GLSA-201412-53 : MIT Kerberos 5: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code
High Nessus Plugin ID 80328
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201412-53 (MIT Kerberos 5: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in MIT Kerberos 5. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the process or cause Denial of Service.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll MIT Kerberos 5 users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-crypt/mit-krb5-1.13'