Oracle Solaris Third-Party Patch Update : kerberos (cve_2014_4345_numeric_errors)
High Nessus Plugin ID 80655
SynopsisThe remote Solaris system is missing a security patch for third-party software.
DescriptionThe remote Solaris system is missing necessary patches to address security updates :
- Off-by-one error in the krb5_encode_krbsecretkey function in plugins/kdb/ldap/ libkdb_ldap/ldap_principal2.c in the LDAP KDB module in kadmind in MIT Kerberos 5 (aka krb5) 1.6.x through 1.11.x before 1.11.6 and 1.12.x before 1.12.2 allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (buffer overflow) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a series of 'cpw -keepold' commands. (CVE-2014-4345)
SolutionUpgrade to Solaris 220.127.116.11.0.