Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : samba (MDVSA-2010:184)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

A vulnerability has been found and corrected in samba :

Stack-based buffer overflow in the (1) sid_parse and (2) dom_sid_parse
functions in Samba before 3.5.5 allows remote attackers to cause a
denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a
crafted Windows Security ID (SID) on a file share (CVE-2010-3069).

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 : 6.5
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 49263 (mandriva_MDVSA-2010-184.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 43212

CVE ID: CVE-2010-3069

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