SuSE 10 Security Update : Samba (ZYPP Patch Number 1961)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

- Fix pam config file parsing in pam_winbind; bso [#3916].

- 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].

- Fix syntax error in configure script.

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2006-3403.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 1961.

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: 29574 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-3403

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