ID CVE-2004-1189
Summary The add_to_history function in svr_principal.c in libkadm5srv for MIT Kerberos 5 (krb5) up to 1.3.5, when performing a password change, does not properly track the password policy's history count and the maximum number of keys, which can cause an array index out-of-bounds error and may allow authenticated users to execute arbitrary code via a heap-based buffer overflow.
References
Vulnerable Configurations
  • cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.2.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.2.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.2.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.2.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.2.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.2.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.3:alpha1:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.3:alpha1:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.3.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.3.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.3.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos:5-1.3.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos_5:1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos_5:1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos_5:1.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:mit:kerberos_5:1.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
CVSS
Base: 7.2 (as of 21-01-2020 - 15:45)
Impact:
Exploitability:
CWE NVD-CWE-Other
CAPEC
Access
VectorComplexityAuthentication
LOCAL LOW NONE
Impact
ConfidentialityIntegrityAvailability
COMPLETE COMPLETE COMPLETE
cvss-vector via4 AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
oval via4
accepted 2013-04-29T04:16:03.095-04:00
class vulnerability
contributors
  • name Aharon Chernin
    organization SCAP.com, LLC
  • name Dragos Prisaca
    organization G2, Inc.
definition_extensions
  • comment The operating system installed on the system is Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11782
  • comment CentOS Linux 3.x
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:16651
  • comment The operating system installed on the system is Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11831
  • comment CentOS Linux 4.x
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:16636
  • comment Oracle Linux 4.x
    oval oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15990
description The add_to_history function in svr_principal.c in libkadm5srv for MIT Kerberos 5 (krb5) up to 1.3.5, when performing a password change, does not properly track the password policy's history count and the maximum number of keys, which can cause an array index out-of-bounds error and may allow authenticated users to execute arbitrary code via a heap-based buffer overflow.
family unix
id oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11911
status accepted
submitted 2010-07-09T03:56:16-04:00
title The add_to_history function in svr_principal.c in libkadm5srv for MIT Kerberos 5 (krb5) up to 1.3.5, when performing a password change, does not properly track the password policy's history count and the maximum number of keys, which can cause an array index out-of-bounds error and may allow authenticated users to execute arbitrary code via a heap-based buffer overflow.
version 29
redhat via4
advisories
  • rhsa
    id RHSA-2005:012
  • rhsa
    id RHSA-2005:045
rpms
  • krb5-debuginfo-0:1.2.7-38
  • krb5-devel-0:1.2.7-38
  • krb5-libs-0:1.2.7-38
  • krb5-server-0:1.2.7-38
  • krb5-workstation-0:1.2.7-38
  • krb5-debuginfo-0:1.3.4-10
  • krb5-devel-0:1.3.4-10
  • krb5-libs-0:1.3.4-10
  • krb5-server-0:1.3.4-10
  • krb5-workstation-0:1.3.4-10
refmap via4
apple
  • APPLE-SA-2005-08-15
  • APPLE-SA-2005-08-17
bugtraq
  • 20041220 MITKRB5-SA-2004-004: heap overflow in libkadm5srv
  • 20050110 [USN-58-1] MIT Kerberos server vulnerability
conectiva CLA-2005:917
confirm http://web.mit.edu/kerberos/advisories/MITKRB5-SA-2004-004-pwhist.txt
mandrake MDKSA-2004:156
trustix 2004-0069
xf kerberos-libkadm5srv-bo(18621)
Last major update 21-01-2020 - 15:45
Published 31-12-2004 - 05:00
Last modified 21-01-2020 - 15:45
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