Scientific Linux Security Update : samba on SL6.x, SL7.x i386/x86_64 (SambaCry)

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Synopsis :

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

Security Fix(es) :

- A remote code execution flaw was found in Samba. A
malicious authenticated samba client, having write
access to the samba share, could use this flaw to
execute arbitrary code as root. (CVE-2017-7494)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?76f7ef4d

Solution :

Update the affected 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: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 100403 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-7494

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