Originally Published: Sunday, 21 May 2000 Author: Alexander Reelsen
Published to: news_enhance_security/Security News Page: 1/1 - [Std View]

CERT Advisory CA-2000-06 Multiple Buffer Overflows in Kerberos Authenticated Services

The CERT Coordination Center has recently been notified of several buffer overflow vulnerabilities in the Kerberos authentication software. The most severe vulnerability allows remote intruders to gain root privileges on systems running services using Kerberos authentication.