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SUSE: CVE-2014-9422: SUSE Linux Security Advisory

Severity
6
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:H/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:C)
Published
02/11/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/18/2015
Modified
02/12/2020

Description

The check_rpcsec_auth function in kadmin/server/kadm_rpc_svc.c in kadmind in MIT Kerberos 5 (aka krb5) through 1.11.5, 1.12.x through 1.12.2, and 1.13.x before 1.13.1 allows remote authenticated users to bypass a kadmin/* authorization check and obtain administrative access by leveraging access to a two-component principal with an initial "kadmind" substring, as demonstrated by a "ka/x" principal.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-krb5
  • suse-upgrade-krb5-32bit
  • 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-doc
  • suse-upgrade-krb5-plugin-kdb-ldap
  • suse-upgrade-krb5-plugin-preauth-otp
  • suse-upgrade-krb5-plugin-preauth-pkinit
  • suse-upgrade-krb5-server
  • suse-upgrade-krb5-x86

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