SuSE 11 Security Update : (SAT Patch Number 2544)

This script is Copyright (C) 2010-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

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 :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=550002
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=577868
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=605935
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=606947
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=611927
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-0787.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-2063.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 2544.

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: 50894 ()

Bugtraq ID:

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

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