CVE-2014-9423 Detail

Current Description

The svcauth_gss_accept_sec_context function in lib/rpc/svc_auth_gss.c in MIT Kerberos 5 (aka krb5) 1.11.x through 1.11.5, 1.12.x through 1.12.2, and 1.13.x before 1.13.1 transmits uninitialized interposer data to clients, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information from process heap memory by sniffing the network for data in a handle field.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-March/151103.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2015-March/151437.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-02/msg00011.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-02/msg00016.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-02/msg00044.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-0439.html
http://web.mit.edu/kerberos/advisories/2015-001-patch-r113.txt
http://web.mit.edu/kerberos/advisories/MITKRB5-SA-2015-001.txt Vendor Advisory 
http://www.debian.org/security/2015/dsa-3153
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2015:069
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/72503
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2498-1
https://github.com/krb5/krb5/commit/5bb8a6b9c9eb8dd22bc9526751610aaa255ead9c

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-200 Exposure of Sensitive Information to an Unauthorized Actor cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-9423
NVD Published Date:
02/19/2015
NVD Last Modified:
01/21/2020
Source:
MITRE