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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2008-0948

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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2008-0948

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
03/18/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/17/2015
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

Buffer overflow in the RPC library (lib/rpc/rpc_dtablesize.c) used by libgssrpc and kadmind in MIT Kerberos 5 (krb5) 1.2.2, and probably other versions before 1.3, when running on systems whose unistd.h does not define the FD_SETSIZE macro, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code by triggering a large number of open file descriptors.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-krb5
  • suse-upgrade-krb5-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-krb5-64bit
  • suse-upgrade-krb5-apps-clients
  • suse-upgrade-krb5-apps-servers
  • suse-upgrade-krb5-client
  • suse-upgrade-krb5-devel
  • suse-upgrade-krb5-devel-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-krb5-devel-64bit
  • suse-upgrade-krb5-server
  • suse-upgrade-suse-release

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