openafs -- single-DES cell-wide key brute force vulnerability

2013-07-24T00:00:00
ID C4D412C8-F4D1-11E2-B86C-000C295229D5
Type freebsd
Reporter FreeBSD
Modified 2013-07-24T00:00:00

Description

OpenAFS Project reports:

The small size of the DES key space permits an attacker to brute force a cell's service key and then forge traffic from any user within the cell. The key space search can be performed in under 1 day at a cost of around $100 using publicly available services.