CVE-2008-0062

NameCVE-2008-0062
DescriptionKDC in MIT Kerberos 5 (krb5kdc) does not set a global variable for some krb4 message types, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via crafted messages that trigger a NULL pointer dereference or double-free.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, GitHub advisories/code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1524-1

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
krb5 (PTS)bullseye1.18.3-6+deb11u4fixed
bullseye (security)1.18.3-6+deb11u5fixed
bookworm1.20.1-2+deb12u1fixed
bookworm (security)1.20.1-2+deb12u2fixed
trixie1.21.2-1fixed
sid1.21.3-3fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
krb5sourcesarge1.3.6-2sarge6DSA-1524-1
krb5sourceetch1.4.4-7etch5DSA-1524-1
krb5source(unstable)1.6.dfsg.3~beta1-4high

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