Fedora 21 : krb5-1.12.2-17.fc21 (2015-7878)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 84305
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The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Security fix for CVE-2015-2694 Security fix for CVE-2014-5353 (this was fixed in an older build but the announcement was lost)

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Update the affected krb5 package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 84305

File Name: fedora_2015-7878.nasl

Version: 2.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 6/22/2015

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.8

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:krb5, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:21

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

Patch Publication Date: 5/10/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-5353, CVE-2015-2694

FEDORA: 2015-7878