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CVE-2012-1014 at MITRE

Description

The process_as_req function in the Key Distribution Center (KDC) in MIT Kerberos 5 (aka krb5) 1.10.x before 1.10.3 does not initialize a certain structure member, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (uninitialized pointer dereference and daemon crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a malformed AS-REQ request.

NVD CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.0 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:C)

Novell/SUSE information

Novell Bugzilla entry: 770172

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