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CVE-2015-2696 Detail

Current Description

lib/gssapi/krb5/iakerb.c in MIT Kerberos 5 (aka krb5) before 1.14 relies on an inappropriate context handle, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (incorrect pointer read and process crash) via a crafted IAKERB packet that is mishandled during a gss_inquire_context call.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

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References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://krbdev.mit.edu/rt/Ticket/Display.html?id=8244 Vendor Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-11/msg00006.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-11/msg00014.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-11/msg00022.html
http://www.debian.org/security/2015/dsa-3395
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/90675
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1034084
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2810-1
https://github.com/krb5/krb5/commit/e04f0283516e80d2f93366e0d479d13c9b5c8c2a Patch Vendor Advisory
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201611-14

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-18 DEPRECATED: Source Code NIST  

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)
5-1.13.2


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-2696
NVD Published Date:
11/08/2015
NVD Last Modified:
06/30/2017