SuSE 11.3 Security Update : krb5 (SAT Patch Number 10282)

high Nessus Plugin ID 81312
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The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.


krb5 has been updated to fix four security issues :

- gss_process_context_token() incorrectly frees context (bsc#912002). (CVE-2014-5352)

- kadmind doubly frees partial deserialization results (bsc#912002). (CVE-2014-9421)

- kadmind incorrectly validates server principal name (bsc#912002). (CVE-2014-9422)

- libgssrpc server applications leak uninitialized bytes (bsc#912002) Additionally, these non-security issues have been fixed :. (CVE-2014-9423)

- Winbind process hangs indefinitely without DC.

- Hanging winbind processes. (bsc#906557)


Apply SAT patch number 10282.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 81312

File Name: suse_11_krb5-20150206-150206.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2/12/2015

Updated: 1/6/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:krb5, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:krb5-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:krb5-apps-clients, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:krb5-apps-servers, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:krb5-client, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:krb5-doc, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:krb5-plugin-kdb-ldap, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:krb5-plugin-preauth-pkinit, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:krb5-server, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 2/6/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-5352, CVE-2014-9421, CVE-2014-9422, CVE-2014-9423