CVE-2005-1175

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2005-07-12

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Heap-based buffer overflow in the Key Distribution Center (KDC) in MIT Kerberos 5 (krb5) 1.4.1 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (apllication crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a certain valid TCP or UDP request.

Find out more about CVE-2005-1175 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 (krb5) RHSA-2005:562 2005-07-12
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (krb5) RHSA-2005:567 2005-07-12
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 2.1 (krb5) RHSA-2005:562 2005-07-12

Acknowledgements

Red Hat would like to thank the MIT Kerberos Development Team and Daniel Wachdorf for their responsible disclosure of this issue.