openSUSE Security Update : samba (openSUSE-2017-613) (SambaCry)

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for samba fixes the following issue :

- An unprivileged user with access to the samba server
could cause smbd to load a specially crafted shared
library, which then had the ability to execute arbitrary
code on the server as 'root'. [CVE-2017-7494, bso#12780,
bsc#1038231]

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12-SP2:Update update
project.

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1038231

Solution :

Update the affected samba packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 100394 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-7494

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