This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
The following packages have been upgraded to a later upstream version:
Security Fix(es) :
- A flaw was found in the way Samba handled dangling
symlinks. An authenticated malicious Samba client could
use this flaw to cause the smbd daemon to enter an
infinite loop and use an excessive amount of CPU and
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8