openSUSE 10 Security Update : samba (samba-2553)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

A logic error in the deferred open code can lead to an infinite loop
in Samba's smbd daemon (CVE-2007-0452).

In addition the following changes are included with these packages :

- Move tdb utils to the client package.

- Add version of the package subversion to Samba vendor
version suffix.

- Fix time value reporting in libsmbclient; [#195285].

- Store and restore NT hashes as string compatible values;
[#185053].

- Added winbindd null sid fix; [#185053].

- Fix from Alison Winters of SGI to build even if
make_vscan is 0.

- Send correct workstation name to prevent
NT_STATUS_INVALID_WORKSTATION beeing returned in
samlogon; [#148645], [#161051].

Solution :

Update the affected samba packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 27427 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-0452

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