Fedora Update for krb5 FEDORA-2019-dc4e1d0fb6

Published: 2019-10-11 02:26:07
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'krb5' Linux Distribution Package(s) announced via the FEDORA-2019-dc4e1d0fb6 advisory.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable Linux Distribution Package version is present on the target host.

Technical Details:
Kerberos V5 is a trusted-third-party network authentication system, which can improve your network', s security by eliminating the insecure practice of sending passwords over the network in unencrypted form.

Affected Versions:
'krb5' Linux Distribution Package(s) on Fedora 29.

Recommendations:
Please install the updated Linux Distribution Package(s).

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-14844
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-20217

CVE Analysis

https://www.mageni.net/cve/CVE-2019-14844
https://www.mageni.net/cve/CVE-2018-20217

References:

https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce%40lists.fedoraproject.org/message/54ZYKEJZ77BXZWGF4NEVKC33ESVROEYC

Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
5.0
Published
2019-10-11
Modified
2019-10-11
Category
Fedora Local Security Checks

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