Threat Encyclopedia

MIT.Kerberos.5.KDC.TCP.Handling.DoS

description-logoDescription

This indicates an attempt to exploit a denial-of-service vulnerability in Kerberos.
The vulnerability is caused by a double-free error in the "krb5_recvauth()" function. An unauthenticated remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability to cause a denial of service.

affected-products-logoAffected Products

Kerberos 5.x

Impact

Denial of Service

CVE References

CVE-2005-1174