Fedora Core 1 Update: krb5-1.3.3-6
Posted on: 06/04/2004 04:31 PM

An updated krb5 package has been released for Fedora Core 1

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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2004-149
2004-06-04
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Product : Fedora Core 1
Name : krb5
Version : 1.3.3

Release : 6

Summary : The Kerberos network authentication system.
Description :
Kerberos V5 is a trusted-third-party network authentication system, which can improve your network's security by eliminating the insecure practice of cleartext passwords.

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Update Information:

Bugs have been fixed in the krb5_aname_to_localname library function. Specifically, buffer overflows were possible for all Kerberos versions up to and including 1.3.3. The krb5_aname_to_localname function translates a Kerberos principal name to a local account name, typically a UNIX username. This function is frequently used when performing authorization checks.

If configured with mappings from particular Kerberos principals to particular UNIX user names, certain functions called by krb5_aname_to_localname will not properly check the length of buffers used to store portions of the principal name. If configured to map principals to user names using rules, krb5_aname_to_localname would consistently write one byte past the end of a buffer allocated from the heap. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the name CAN-2004-0523 to this issue.

Only configurations which enable the explicit mapping or rules-based mapping functionality of krb5_aname_to_localname() are vulnerable. These configurations are not the default.

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* Fri Jun 04 2004 Nalin Dahyabhai nalin@redhat.com 1.3.3-6

- apply updated patch from MITKRB5-SA-2004-001 (revision 2004-06-02)

* Tue Jun 01 2004 Nalin Dahyabhai nalin@redhat.com 1.3.3-5

- rebuild

* Tue Jun 01 2004 Nalin Dahyabhai nalin@redhat.com 1.3.3-4

- apply patch from MITKRB5-SA-2004-001 (#125001)

* Wed May 12 2004 Thomas Woerner twoerner@redhat.com 1.3.3-3

- removed rpath

* Thu Apr 15 2004 Nalin Dahyabhai nalin@redhat.com 1.3.3-2

- re-enable large file support, fell out in 1.3-1
- patch rcp to use long long and %lld format specifiers when reporting file sizes on large files

* Tue Apr 13 2004 Nalin Dahyabhai nalin@redhat.com 1.3.3-1

- update to 1.3.3

* Wed Mar 10 2004 Nalin Dahyabhai nalin@redhat.com 1.3.2-1

- update to 1.3.2

* Mon Mar 08 2004 Nalin Dahyabhai nalin@redhat.com 1.3.1-12

- rebuild

* Tue Mar 02 2004 Elliot Lee sopwith@redhat.com 1.3.1-11.1

- rebuilt

* Fri Feb 13 2004 Elliot Lee sopwith@redhat.com 1.3.1-11

- rebuilt

* Mon Feb 09 2004 Nalin Dahyabhai nalin@redhat.com 1.3.1-10

- catch krb4 send_to_kdc cases in kdc preference patch

* Mon Feb 02 2004 Nalin Dahyabhai nalin@redhat.com 1.3.1-9

- remove patch to set TERM in klogind which, combined with the upstream fix in 1.3.1, actually produces the bug now (#114762)

* Mon Jan 19 2004 Nalin Dahyabhai nalin@redhat.com 1.3.1-8

- when iterating over lists of interfaces which are "up" from getifaddrs(), skip over those which have no address (#113347)

* Mon Jan 12 2004 Nalin Dahyabhai nalin@redhat.com

- prefer the kdc which last replied to a request when sending requests to kdcs

* Mon Nov 24 2003 Nalin Dahyabhai nalin@redhat.com 1.3.1-7

- fix combination of --with-netlib and --enable-dns (#82176)

* Tue Nov 18 2003 Nalin Dahyabhai nalin@redhat.com

- remove libdefault ticket_lifetime option from the default krb5.conf, it is ignored by libkrb5


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This update can be downloaded from:
http://download.fedora.redhat.com/pub/fedora/linux/core/updates/1/

9a19d200ff0a0d6e6c2029c9fd50653c SRPMS/krb5-1.3.3-6.src.rpm
e03f00a0916359f8a6005e3fc6b6995c i386/krb5-devel-1.3.3-6.i386.rpm
2d0973874755c7e313cfdf04f6860be7 i386/krb5-libs-1.3.3-6.i386.rpm
e4791f4e22a6bb8ab2a7f8fba96a882f i386/krb5-server-1.3.3-6.i386.rpm
720da2c10e2a30d65401425d430ab75d i386/krb5-workstation-1.3.3-6.i386.rpm
d52133ae2dd14a5ffb807236e8c46a46 i386/debug/krb5-debuginfo-1.3.3-6.i386.rpm
f7b3fd343d8831e217265f0355411f32 x86_64/krb5-devel-1.3.3-6.x86_64.rpm
8d9fa0425dae7bb5aad5642239380918 x86_64/krb5-libs-1.3.3-6.x86_64.rpm
5461eb73a8fe388b767670b71dd867c7 x86_64/krb5-server-1.3.3-6.x86_64.rpm
da2a35d9fa2ae594505b959b37abcab4 x86_64/krb5-workstation-1.3.3-6.x86_64.rpm
064b11d2fe16d6f845f850683afabbc4 x86_64/debug/krb5-debuginfo-1.3.3-6.x86_6
4.rpm
2d0973874755c7e313cfdf04f6860be7 x86_64/krb5-libs-1.3.3-6.i386.rpm

This update can also be installed with the Update Agent; you can launch the Update Agent with the 'up2date' command.


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