|Bugzilla:||432620: CVE-2008-0062 krb5: uninitialized pointer use in krb5kdc|
The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:
KDC in MIT Kerberos 5 (krb5kdc) does not set a global variable for some krb4 message types, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via crafted messages that trigger a NULL pointer dereference or double-free.
Red Hat security errata
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux ES EUS (v. 4.5) (krb5)||RHSA-2008:0182||March 18, 2008|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 2.1 (krb5)||RHSA-2008:0181||March 18, 2008|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 (krb5)||RHSA-2008:0181||March 18, 2008|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (krb5)||RHSA-2008:0180||March 18, 2008|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (krb5)||RHSA-2008:0164||March 18, 2008|
Red Hat would like to thank MIT for reporting this issue.
This page is generated automatically and has not been checked for errors or omissions.
For clarification or corrections please contact the Red Hat Security Response Team.