SuSE 11 / 11.1 Security Update : Samba (SAT Patch Numbers 3099 / 3100)

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 :

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 :

- Failed to join ADS Domain. (bnc#567013)

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

- SAMBA - Problem using NTLM authentication with 2008R2.
(bnc#599873)

- winbindd crashes in rpcclisettimeout. (bnc#613459)

- new printers are not seen in samba with registry.
(bnc#617153)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=567013
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=573246
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=583535
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=592198
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=599873
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=613459
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=617153
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=630812
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=632055
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=632852
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=637218
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-3069.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 3099 / 3100 as appropriate.

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: 50895 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-3069

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