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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-0063

The Kerberos 4 support in KDC in MIT Kerberos 5 (krb5kdc) does not properly clear the unused portion of a buffer when generating an error message, which might allow remote attackers to obtain sensitive information, aka "Uninitialized stack values."
Publish Date : 2008-03-19 Last Update Date : 2010-08-21
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.3
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) OverflowObtain Information
CWE ID 119

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate 2008-02-12 2008-03-18
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2008-0063 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20080063 unix
DSA-1524 krb5 -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8094 unix
DSA-1524-1 krb5 - multiple vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20288 unix
ELSA-2008:0164: krb5 security and bugfix update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22707 unix
RHSA-2008:0164: krb5 security and bugfix update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080164 unix
RHSA-2008:0180: krb5 security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080180 unix
RHSA-2008:0181: krb5 security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080181 unix
The Kerberos 4 support in KDC in MIT Kerberos 5 (krb5kdc) does not properly clear the unused portion of a buffer when ge... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8916 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-2008-0063

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application MIT Kerberos 5 1.6.3 Kdc Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
MIT Kerberos 5 1

- References For CVE-2008-0063

http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307562 CONFIRM
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008/Mar/msg00001.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2008-03-18
http://secunia.com/advisories/29423
SECUNIA 29423
http://secunia.com/advisories/29420
SECUNIA 29420
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-03/msg00006.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2008:016
http://secunia.com/advisories/29424
SECUNIA 29424
http://secunia.com/advisories/29428
SECUNIA 29428
http://secunia.com/advisories/29435
SECUNIA 29435
http://secunia.com/advisories/29438
SECUNIA 29438
http://secunia.com/advisories/29450
SECUNIA 29450
http://secunia.com/advisories/29451
SECUNIA 29451
http://secunia.com/advisories/29457
SECUNIA 29457
http://secunia.com/advisories/29462
SECUNIA 29462
http://secunia.com/advisories/29464
SECUNIA 29464
http://secunia.com/advisories/29516
SECUNIA 29516
http://secunia.com/advisories/29663
SECUNIA 29663
http://secunia.com/advisories/30535
SECUNIA 30535
http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0112 CONFIRM
http://support.novell.com/docs/Readmes/InfoDocument/patchbuilder/readme_5022520.html CONFIRM
http://support.novell.com/docs/Readmes/InfoDocument/patchbuilder/readme_5022542.html CONFIRM
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0112 CONFIRM
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1524
DEBIAN DSA-1524
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/0924/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-0924
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/0922/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-0922
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/1102/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-1102
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/1744
VUPEN ADV-2008-1744
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200803-31.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200803-31
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:069
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:069
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:070
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:070
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:071
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:071
http://web.mit.edu/kerberos/advisories/MITKRB5-SA-2008-001.txt CONFIRM
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-March/msg00544.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-2647
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0180.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0180
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0181.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0181
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0182.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0182
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/489761
BUGTRAQ 20080318 MITKRB5-SA-2008-001: double-free, uninitialized data vulnerabilities in krb5kdc
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/archive/1/archive/1/493080/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080604 VMSA-2008-0009 Updates to VMware Workstation, VMware Player, VMware ACE, VMware Fusion, VMware Server, VMware VIX API, VMware ESX, VMware ESXi resolve critical security issues
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/41277
XF krb5-kdc-kerberos4-info-disclosure(41277)
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2008-0009.html CONFIRM
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-587-1
UBUNTU USN-587-1
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1019627
SECTRACK 1019627
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/28303
BID 28303 MIT Kerberos 5 KDC Multiple Memory Corruption Based Information Disclosure Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-07-30
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0164.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0164
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-March/msg00537.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-2637

- Vulnerability Conditions

Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-0063

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


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