SuSE9 Security Update : Samba (YOU Patch Number 12644)

This script is Copyright (C) 2010-2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

A buffer overflow in the sid_parse() function of samba could
potentially be exploited by remote attackers to execute arbitrary
code. (CVE-2010-3069)

Additionally the update also contains fixes for the following
non-security issues :

- bnc#567013 - Failed to join ADS Domain

- bnc#592198 - Samba 3.0 / 3.2 doesn't work with Windows
2008 R2 (NTLMv2)

- bnc#599873 - Problem using NTLM authentication with
2008R2

- bnc#613459 - winbindd crashes in rpcclisettimeout

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-3069.html

Solution :

Apply YOU patch number 12644.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 49759 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-3069

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