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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2003-0059

Original release date: 02/19/2003
Last revised: 09/05/2008
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Unknown vulnerability in the chk_trans.c of the libkrb5 library for MIT Kerberos V5 before 1.2.5 allows users from one realm to impersonate users in other realms that have the same inter-realm keys.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2003:051
External Source: CONECTIVA
Name: CLSA-2003:639
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2003:168
External Source: XF
Name: kerberos-kdc-user-spoofing(11188)
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2003:052
External Source: BID
Name: 6714
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#684563
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: MANDRAKE
Name: MDKSA-2003:043
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://web.mit.edu/kerberos/www/advisories/MITKRB5-SA-2003-001-multiple.txt
Type: Advisory; Patch Information

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