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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.892437
Category:Debian Local Security Checks
Title:Debian LTS: Security Advisory for krb5 (DLA-2437-1)
Summary:The remote host is missing an update for the 'krb5'; package(s) announced via the DLA-2437-1 advisory.
Description:Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'krb5'
package(s) announced via the DLA-2437-1 advisory.

Vulnerability Insight:
It was discovered that there was a denial of service vulnerability in
the MIT Kerberos network authentication system, krb5. The lack of a
limit in the ASN.1 decoder could lead to infinite recursion and allow
an attacker to overrun the stack and cause the process to crash.

Affected Software/OS:
'krb5' package(s) on Debian Linux.

Solution:
For Debian 9 'Stretch', this problem has been fixed in version
1.15-1+deb9u2.

We recommend that you upgrade your krb5 packages.

CVSS Score:
5.0

CVSS Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2020-28196
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