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,

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

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected samba packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 100394 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-7494

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