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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2015-8631: Security patch for krb5 (ALAS-2016-691)

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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2015-8631: Security patch for krb5 (ALAS-2016-691)

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
02/12/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
04/21/2016
Modified
05/07/2019

Description

Multiple memory leaks in kadmin/server/server_stubs.c in kadmind in MIT Kerberos 5 (aka krb5) before 1.13.4 and 1.14.x before 1.14.1 allow remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a request specifying a NULL principal name.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-krb5

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-krb5

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