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[DSA629] DSA-629-1 krb5

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
DSA-629-1 krb5

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

A buffer overflow has been discovered in the MIT Kerberos 5
administration library (libkadm5srv) that could lead to the execution
of arbitrary code upon exploitation by an authenticated user, not
necessarily one with administrative rights.
For the stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
version 1.2.4-5woody7.
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
version 1.3.6-1.
We recommend that you upgrade your krb5 packages.


Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-629
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is (C) 2005 Michel Arboi

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