|Bugzilla:||670567: CVE-2011-0283 krb5: uninitialized pointer use in krb5kdc leads to KDC crash|
The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:
The Key Distribution Center (KDC) in MIT Kerberos 5 (aka krb5) 1.9 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and daemon crash) via a malformed request packet that does not trigger a response packet.
This issue did not affect the versions of krb5 as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3, 4, 5 or 6.
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