Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2010-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2010-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
It was discovered the Samba handled symlinks in an unexpected way when
both 'wide links' and 'UNIX extensions' were enabled, which is the
default. A remote attacker could create symlinks and access arbitrary
files from the server.
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 2.9
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 45343 ()
Bugtraq ID: 38111
CVE ID: CVE-2010-0926
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