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PostPosted: Mon Nov 21, 2016 12:26 am    Post subject: [ GLSA 201611-14 ] MIT Kerberos 5 Reply with quote

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory

Title: MIT Kerberos 5: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201611-14)
Severity: normal
Exploitable: remote
Date: November 20, 2016
Bug(s): #564304
ID: 201611-14

Synopsis

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in MIT Kerberos 5,
the worst of which may allow remote attackers to cause Denial of Service.


Background

MIT Kerberos 5 is a suite of applications that implement the Kerberos
network protocol.


Affected Packages

Package: app-crypt/mit-krb5
Vulnerable: < 1.13.2-r2
Unaffected: >= 1.13.2-r2
Architectures: All supported architectures


Description

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in MIT Kerberos 5. Please
review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.


Impact

A remote attacker could possibly cause a Denial of Service condition.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All MIT Kerberos 5 users should upgrade to the latest version:
Code:
# emerge --sync
      # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=app-crypt/mit-krb5-1.13.2-r2"
   


References

CVE-2015-2695
CVE-2015-2696
CVE-2015-2697
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