CVE Reference: CVE-2004-1189

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Original Page at CVE MITRE:
CVE-2004-1189

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.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

XF
  http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/18621

TRUSTIX
  http://www.trustix.org/errata/2004/0069

REDHAT
  http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-045.html
  http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-012.html

OVAL
  http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/getDef?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11911

MANDRAKE
  http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2004:156

CONFIRM
  http://web.mit.edu/kerberos/advisories/MITKRB5-SA-2004-004-pwhist.txt

CONECTIVA
  http://distro.conectiva.com.br/atualizacoes/?id=a&anuncio=000917

BUGTRAQ
  http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=bugtraq&m=110548298407590&w=2
  http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=bugtraq&m=110358420909358&w=2

APPLE
  http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2005//Aug/msg00001.html
  http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2005/Aug/msg00000.html


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