SuSE 11.1 Security Update : Samba (SAT Patch Number 6210)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

This update of Samba includes the following fixes for two security
issues :

- Ensure that users cannot hand out their own privileges
to everyone, only administrators are allowed to do that.
(CVE-2012-2111)

- mount.cifs no longer allows unprivileged users to mount
onto dirs that are not accessible to them.
(CVE-2012-1586)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=754443
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=757080
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=757576
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-1568.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-1586.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-2111.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 6210.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 58941 ()

Bugtraq ID: 53307

CVE ID: CVE-2012-1568
CVE-2012-1586
CVE-2012-2111

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