Slackware 8.1 / 9.0 : Samba security problem fixed

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Synopsis :

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description :

The samba packages in Slackware 8.1 and 9.0 have been upgraded to
Samba 2.2.8a to fix a security problem. All sites running samba should

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected samba package.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Slackware Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 54861 ()

Bugtraq ID:


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