CVE-2009-0847

Published: 09 April 2009

The asn1buf_imbed function in the ASN.1 decoder in MIT Kerberos 5 (aka krb5) 1.6.3, when PK-INIT is used, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted length value that triggers an erroneous malloc call, related to incorrect calculations with pointer arithmetic.

Priority

Medium

Status

Package Release Status
krb5
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released