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|Posted: Fri Mar 17, 2006 7:26 pm Post subject: [ GLSA 200603-14 ] Heimdal: rshd privilege escalation
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: Heimdal: rshd privilege escalation (GLSA 200603-14)
Date: March 17, 2006
An error in the rshd daemon of Heimdal could allow authenticated users to
Heimdal is a free implementation of Kerberos 5.
Vulnerable: < 0.7.2
Unaffected: >= 0.7.2
Architectures: All supported architectures
An unspecified privilege escalation vulnerability in the rshd
server of Heimdal has been reported.
Authenticated users could exploit the vulnerability to escalate
privileges or to change the ownership and content of arbitrary files.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All Heimdal users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=app-crypt/heimdal-0.7.2"
Heimdal Advisory 2006-02-06
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