Fedora 22: krb5 Security Update 2015-5949

    Date 22 Apr 2015
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    Security fix for CVE-2014-5353 (this was fixed in an older build but the announcement was lost)
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    Fedora Update Notification
    FEDORA-2015-5949
    2015-04-10 17:05:36
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    Name        : krb5
    Product     : Fedora 22
    Version     : 1.13.1
    Release     : 2.fc22
    URL         : https://web.mit.edu/kerberos/www/
    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 sending passwords over the network in unencrypted form.
    
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    Update Information:
    
    Security fix for CVE-2014-5353
    (this was fixed in an older build but the announcement was lost)
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    References:
    
      [ 1 ] Bug #1174543 - CVE-2014-5353 krb5: NULL pointer dereference when using a ticket policy name as a password policy name
            https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1174543
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    This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use
    su -c 'yum update krb5' at the command line.
    For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
    available at https://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.
    
    All packages are signed with the Fedora Project GPG key.  More details on the
    GPG keys used by the Fedora Project can be found at
    https://fedoraproject.org/keys
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