Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 231537
CVE-2007-1216 krb5 double free flaw
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:07:28 EST
The MIT Kerberos Team has informed us of a double free flaw in krb5. An
authenticated user could leverage this flaw to execute arbitrary code
with the permissions the kadmind process.
Created attachment 149639 [details]
Proposed upstream patch
This flaw should also affect RHEL2.1, 3, and 4
now public, removing embargo
Note a double-free flaw is not exploitable on RHEL4 or RHEL5.
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
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