CVE-2006-6143

NameCVE-2006-6143
DescriptionThe RPC library in Kerberos 5 1.4 through 1.4.4, and 1.5 through 1.5.1, as used in Kerberos administration daemon (kadmind) and other products that use this library, calls an uninitialized function pointer in freed memory, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors.
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NVD severityhigh

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
krb5 (PTS)stretch1.15-1+deb9u1fixed
stretch (security)1.15-1+deb9u2fixed
buster, buster (security)1.17-3+deb10u1fixed
bullseye, sid1.18.3-5fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
krb5sourcesarge(not affected)
krb5source(unstable)1.4.4-6high

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