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CVE-2007-0957 Detail

Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the krb5_klog_syslog function in the kadm5 library, as used by the Kerberos administration daemon (kadmind) and Key Distribution Center (KDC), in MIT krb5 before 1.6.1 allows remote authenticated users to execute arbitrary code and modify the Kerberos key database via crafted arguments, possibly involving certain format string specifiers.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  04/05/2007

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.0 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): Single
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Provides administrator access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20070401-01-P.asc
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=305391
http://lists.apple.com/archives/Security-announce/2007/Apr/msg00001.html
http://lists.suse.com/archive/suse-security-announce/2007-Apr/0001.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200704-02.xml
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-102930-1
http://web.mit.edu/kerberos/www/advisories/MITKRB5-SA-2007-002-syslog.txt Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1276 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/704024 Patch Third Party Advisory US Government Resource
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:077
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0095.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/464592/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/464666/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/464814/30/7170/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/23285
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1017849
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-449-1 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA07-093B.html US Government Resource
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA07-109A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/1218
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/1250
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/1470
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/1983
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/33411
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10757

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10757
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10757

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
5-1.6


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-0957
NVD Published Date:
04/05/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/16/2018