Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : samba (MDVSA-2011:121)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

Multiple vulnerabilities has been discovered and corrected in samba :

All current released versions of Samba are vulnerable to a cross-site
request forgery in the Samba Web Administration Tool (SWAT). By
tricking a user who is authenticated with SWAT into clicking a
manipulated URL on a different web page, it is possible to manipulate
SWAT (CVE-2011-2522).

All current released versions of Samba are vulnerable to a cross-site
scripting issue in the Samba Web Administration Tool (SWAT). On the
Change Password field, it is possible to insert arbitrary content into
the user field (CVE-2011-2694).

Packages for 2009.0 are provided as of the Extended Maintenance
Program. Please visit this link to learn more:
http://store.mandriva.com/product_info.php?cPath=149 products_id=490

The updated packages have been patched to correct these issues.

See also :

http://www.samba.org/samba/security/CVE-2011-2522
http://www.samba.org/samba/security/CVE-2011-2694

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 55709 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-2522
CVE-2011-2694

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