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CVE-2007-2442 Detail

Description

The gssrpc__svcauth_gssapi function in the RPC library in MIT Kerberos 5 (krb5) 1.6.1 and earlier might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a zero-length RPC credential, which causes kadmind to free an uninitialized pointer during cleanup.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  06/26/2007

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20070602-01-P.asc
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=306172
http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c02257427
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce//2007/Jul/msg00004.html
http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2007-September/065902.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200707-11.xml
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-102914-1
http://web.mit.edu/kerberos/advisories/MITKRB5-SA-2007-004.txt
http://web.mit.edu/kerberos/www/advisories/MITKRB5-SA-2007-004.txt Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1323
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/356961 Patch US Government Resource
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:137
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_38_krb5.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0384.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0562.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/472288/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/472432/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/472507/30/5970/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/24655
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/25159
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1018293
http://www.trustix.org/errata/2007/0021/
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-477-1
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA07-177A.html Patch US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2337
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2354
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2491
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2732
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3229
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/1574
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/35082
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1499
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10631
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A7344
https://secure-support.novell.com/KanisaPlatform/Publishing/773/3248163_f.SAL_Public.html

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10631
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10631
Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7344
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7344

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)
5-1.6.1


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-2442
NVD Published Date:
06/26/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/16/2018