openSUSE 10 Security Update : samba (samba-1830)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Prevent potential crash in winbindd's credential cache
handling; [#184450].

- Fix memory exhaustion DoS; CVE-2006-3403; [#190468].

- Fix the munlock call, samba.org svn rev r16755 from
Volker.

- Change the kerberos principal for LDAP authentication to
[email protected] from host/[email protected]; [#184450].

- Ensure to link all required libraries to libnss_wins;
[#184306].

- Change log level of debug message to avaoid flodded nmbd
log; [#157623].

- Add 'usershare allow guests = Yes' to the default
config; [#144787].

- Add CHANGEPW kpasswd fallback to TCP; [#184945].

- Honour 'sn' attribute for eDir; [#176799].

- Adapt smbclient fix to smbtree to enable long share
names; [#175999].

- Make smbclient -L use RPC to list shares, fall back to
RAP; [#171311].

- Re-add in-forest domain trusts; [bso #3823].

- Remove SO_SNDBUF and SO_RCVBUF from socket options
example; [#165723].

- Add wbinfo --own-domain; [#167344].

- Fix usability of pam_winbind on a Samba PDC; [bso
#3800].

- Remove intrusive affinity patches for winbindd.

- Merge Volker's winbindd crash fix for half-opened
connections in winbindd_cm.c (sessionsetup succeeded but
tconX failed).

- Optimize lookup of user's group memberships via
ExtendedDn LDAP control; [#168100].

- Restart winbind if the hostname is modified by the DHCP
client; [#169260].

- Prevent passwords beeing swapped to disc; [#174834].

- Remove length limit from winbind cache cleanup function;
[#175737].

- Fix NDS_ldapsam memory leak.

- Only add password to linked list when necessary.

- Don't try cached credentials when changing passwords.

- Cleanup winbind linked list of credential caches.

- Use the index objectCategory attribute in AD LDAP
requests.

- Adjust AD time difference when validating tickets.

- Add password change warning for passwords beeing too
young.

- Remove experimental Heimdal KCM support.

- Added 'usershare allow guests' global parameter;
[#144787].

- Return domain name in samrquerydominfo 5; [#172756].

- Fix unauthorized access when logging in with
pam_winbind; [#156385].

- Don't ever set O_SYNC on open unless 'strict sync =
yes'; [#165431].

- Correct fix to exit from 'net' with an inproper
configuration; [#163227], [#182749].

Solution :

Update the affected samba packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 27426 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-3403

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