Red Hat Inc. Information for VU#259798
MIT Kerberos 5 allows unauthenticated attacker to cause MIT krb5 Key Distribution Center to free unallocated memory
- Vendor Information Help Date Notified: 10 May 2005
- Statement Date:
- Date Updated: 11 Jul 2005
Red Hat, Inc
This issue affects the Kerberos packages shipped with Red Hat Enterprise
Linux. For Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 and Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
this issue is critical severity. Please see our advisory for more
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 contains checks within glibc that detect
double-free flaws. Therefore on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 successful
exploitation of this issue can only lead to a denial of service (KDC
crash) which is important severity. Please see our advisory for more
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