CVE-2009-0846

Published: 09 April 2009

The asn1_decode_generaltime function in lib/krb5/asn.1/asn1_decode.c in the ASN.1 GeneralizedTime decoder in MIT Kerberos 5 (aka krb5) before 1.6.4 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via vectors involving an invalid DER encoding that triggers a free of an uninitialized pointer.

Priority

Medium

Status

Package Release Status
krb5
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released