SuSE 10 Security Update : samba (ZYPP Patch Number 2556)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

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.

- The version string of binaries reported by the -V option
now include the package version control system version

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

- Store and restore NT hashes as string compatible values;

- 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
samlogon; [#148645], [#161051].

See also :

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 2556.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 29575 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-0452

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