GLSA-201611-14 : MIT Kerberos 5: Multiple vulnerabilities

High Nessus Plugin ID 95021


The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201611-14 (MIT Kerberos 5: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in MIT Kerberos 5. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Impact :

A remote attacker could possibly cause a Denial of Service condition.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.


All MIT Kerberos 5 users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-crypt/mit-krb5-1.13.2-r2'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 95021

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201611-14.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/11/21

Modified: 2016/11/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.1

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:mit-krb5, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Patch Publication Date: 2016/11/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-2695, CVE-2015-2696, CVE-2015-2697

GLSA: 201611-14