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Vulnerability Assessment Details

MDKSA-2004:156: krb5

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the krb5 package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2004:156 (krb5).



Michael Tautschnig discovered a heap buffer overflow in the history handling
code of libkadm5srv which could be exploited by an authenticated user to
execute arbitrary code on a Key Distribution Center (KDC) server.

The updated packages have been patched to prevent this problem.



Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2004:156
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2004 Tenable Network Security

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