Fedora 16 : samba-3.6.5-85.fc16 (2012-7006)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Security Release, fixes CVE-2012-2111 Fix dependency on (private)
libkrb5 symbol. This fixes smbd and nmbd startup issues.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=751625
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=754783
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=817551
http://www.nessus.org/u?f6d00ca6

Solution :

Update the affected samba package.

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: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 58983 ()

Bugtraq ID: 53307

CVE ID: CVE-2012-2111

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