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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-5902

Integer overflow in the svcauth_gss_get_principal function in lib/rpc/svc_auth_gss.c in MIT Kerberos 5 (krb5) allows remote attackers to have an unknown impact via a large length value for a GSS client name in an RPC request.
Publish Date : 2007-12-05 Last Update Date : 2010-05-27
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
10.0
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Overflow
CWE ID 189

- Vendor Statements

This issue is not a practical vulnerability, for more information see http://marc.info/?m=119743235325151
Source: Redhat

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2007-5902 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20075902 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-5902

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application MIT Kerberos 5 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
MIT Kerberos 1

- References For CVE-2007-5902

http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2007/Dec/0321.html
FULLDISC 20071208 Venustech reports of MIT krb5 vulns [CVE-2007-5894 CVE-2007-5901 CVE-2007-5902 CVE-2007-5971 CVE-2007-5972]
http://secunia.com/advisories/28636
SECUNIA 28636
http://secunia.com/advisories/29457
SECUNIA 29457
http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0112 CONFIRM
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0112 CONFIRM
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/suse_security_summary_report.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:002
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/489883/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080319 rPSA-2008-0112-1 krb5 krb5-server krb5-services krb5-test krb5-workstation
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/26750
BID 26750 MIT Kerberos Multiple Memory Corruption Vulnerabilities Release Date:2010-05-19
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=199214
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2012 CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/39290
SECUNIA 39290
http://osvdb.org/44748
OSVDB 44748
http://secunia.com/advisories/39784
SECUNIA 39784
http://ubuntu.com/usn/usn-924-1
UBUNTU USN-924-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-940-1
UBUNTU USN-940-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/1192
VUPEN ADV-2010-1192
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2007/Dec/0176.html
FULLDISC 20071208 MIT Kerberos 5: Multiple vulnerabilities

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-5902

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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