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CVSSv2

CVE-2008-0947

Published: 19/03/2008 Updated: 21/01/2020
CVSS v2 Base Score: 10 | Impact Score: 10 | Exploitability Score: 10
VMScore: 890
Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Vulnerability Summary

Buffer overflow in the RPC library used by libgssrpc and kadmind in MIT Kerberos 5 (krb5) 1.4 up to and including 1.6.3 allows remote malicious users to execute arbitrary code by triggering a large number of open file descriptors.

Vulnerability Trend

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mit kerberos 5 1.4

mit kerberos 5 1.4.1

mit kerberos 5 1.4.2

mit kerberos 5 1.4.3

mit kerberos 5 1.4.4

mit kerberos 5 1.5

mit kerberos 5 1.5.1

mit kerberos 5 1.5.2

mit kerberos 5 1.5.3

mit kerberos 5 1.6

mit kerberos 5 1.6.1

mit kerberos 5 1.6.2

mit kerberos 5 1.6.3

Vendor Advisories

It was discovered that krb5 did not correctly handle certain krb4 requests An unauthenticated remote attacker could exploit this flaw by sending a specially crafted traffic, which could expose sensitive information, cause a crash, or execute arbitrary code (CVE-2008-0062, CVE-2008-0063) ...
Several remote vulnerabilities have been discovered in the kdc component of the krb5, a system for authenticating users and services on a network The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project identifies the following problems: CVE-2008-0062 An unauthenticated remote attacker may cause a krb4-enabled KDC to crash, expose information, or execute ...

References

CWE-119http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-03/msg00006.htmlhttp://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=130497213107107&w=2http://secunia.com/advisories/29424http://secunia.com/advisories/29428http://secunia.com/advisories/29435http://secunia.com/advisories/29438http://secunia.com/advisories/29451http://secunia.com/advisories/29457http://secunia.com/advisories/29462http://secunia.com/advisories/29464http://secunia.com/advisories/29516http://secunia.com/advisories/29663http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200803-31.xmlhttp://securityreason.com/securityalert/3752http://support.novell.com/docs/Readmes/InfoDocument/patchbuilder/readme_5022520.htmlhttp://support.novell.com/docs/Readmes/InfoDocument/patchbuilder/readme_5022542.htmlhttp://web.mit.edu/kerberos/advisories/MITKRB5-SA-2008-002.txthttp://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0112http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0112http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1524http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/374121http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:069http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:070http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0164.htmlhttp://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/489762/100/0/threadedhttp://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/489784/100/0/threadedhttp://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/489883/100/0/threadedhttp://www.securityfocus.com/bid/28302http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1019631http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-587-1http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-079B.htmlhttp://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0922/referenceshttp://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1102/referenceshttps://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/41273https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10984https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-March/msg00537.htmlhttps://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-March/msg00544.htmlhttps://www.rapid7.com/db/vulnerabilities/gentoo-linux-cve-2008-0947https://nvd.nist.govhttps://usn.ubuntu.com/587-1/https://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/374121