SuSE 10 Security Update : Samba (ZYPP Patch Number 7072)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

This update of the Samba server package fixes the following security
issues :

- A buffer overrun was possible in chain_reply code in
3.3.x and below, which could be used to crash the samba
server or potentially execute code. (CVE-2010-2063)

- Take extra care that a mount point of mount.cifs does
not get changed during mount. (CVE-2010-0787)

Also, the following bugs have been fixed :

- Honor interface list in net ads dns register.
(bnc#606947)

- An uninitialized variable read could cause smbd to crash
(bso#7254, bnc#605935).

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-0787.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-2063.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 7072.

Risk factor :

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

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 49835 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-0787
CVE-2010-2063

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