openSUSE Security Update : cifs-mount (cifs-mount-406)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes a bug that allowed the client to retrieve arbitrary
memory content from the server process. (CVE-2008-4314) Additionally
another bug was fixed that affects environments that enabled registry
shares by setting 'registry shares = yes'. In this case an
authenticated user is accidentally allowed to access the root
filesystem '/'. (CVE-2009-0022)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=446971
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=460764

Solution :

Update the affected cifs-mount packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 8.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 39927 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-4314
CVE-2009-0022

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