This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.
New samba packages are available for Slackware 10.0, 10.1, 10.2,
11.0, 12.0, 12.1, and -current to fix a security issue: 'Specifically
crafted SMB responses can result in a heap overflow in the Samba
client code. Because the server process, smbd, can itself act as a
client during operations such as printer notification and domain
authentication, this issue affects both Samba client and server
installations.' This flaw affects Samba versions from 3.0.0 through
See also :
Update the affected samba package.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Slackware Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 32455 ()
Bugtraq ID: 29404
CVE ID: CVE-2008-1105
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