Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : samba (MDVSA-2010:119)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

A vulnerability has been discovered and corrected in samba :

Samba versions 3.0.x, 3.2.x and 3.3.x are affected by a memory
corruption vulnerability. Code dealing with the chaining of SMB1
packets did not correctly validate an input field provided by the
client, making it possible for a specially crafted packet to crash the
server or potentially cause the server to execute arbitrary code
(CVE-2010-2063).

Packages for 2008.0 and 2009.0 are provided as of the Extended
Maintenance Program. Please visit this link to learn more:
http://store.mandriva.com/product_info.php?cPath=149&products_id=4
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The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 47042 (mandriva_MDVSA-2010-119.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 40884

CVE ID: CVE-2010-2063

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