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1116180: CVE-2014-4341 krb5: denial of service flaws when handling padding length longer than the plaintext
A buffer over-read flaw was found in the way MIT Kerberos handled certain requests. A remote, unauthenticated attacker who is able to inject packets into a client or server application's GSSAPI session could use this flaw to crash the application.

Find out more about CVE-2014-4341 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 4.3
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (krb5) RHSA-2014:1245 2014-09-16
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (krb5) RHSA-2015:0439 2015-03-05
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (krb5) RHSA-2014:1389 2014-10-13
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