Mageia Linux Local Check: mgasa-2016-0123

Published: 2016-03-31 05:05:00
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

Technical Details:
It was reported that in all versions of MIT krb5, an authenticated attacker with permission to modify a principal entry can cause kadmind to dereference a null pointer by supplying an empty DB argument to the modify_principal command, if kadmind is configured to use the LDAP KDB module (CVE-2016-3119). The krb5 Linux Distribution Package has been updated to version 1.12.5 and patched to fix this issue and other bugs.

Recommendations:
Update the affected Linux Distribution Packages to the latest available version.

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

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

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Summary:
Mageia Linux Local Security Checks mgasa-2016-0123

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

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-3119

References:

https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2016-0123.html

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Severity
Low
CVSS Score
3.5

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