MIT Kerberos Administration Daemon Free Pointers Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
MIT Kerberos 5 is prone to a remote code-execution vulnerability.
This issue occurs because of memory-management problems in the abstraction interface of the GSS-API implementation.
An attacker can exploit this issue to execute arbitrary code with superuser privileges, completely compromising affected computers. Failed exploit attempts will likely result in a denial-of-service conditions.
This issue also affects third-party applications using the affected API.