This script is Copyright (C) 2014-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
It was discovered that the Samba Web Administration Tool (SWAT) did
not protect against being opened in a web page frame. A remote
attacker could possibly use this flaw to conduct a clickjacking attack
against SWAT users or users with an active SWAT session.
A flaw was found in the Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) protection
mechanism implemented in SWAT. An attacker with the knowledge of a
victim's password could use this flaw to bypass CSRF protections and
conduct a CSRF attack against the victim SWAT user. (CVE-2013-0214)
An integer overflow flaw was found in the way Samba handled an
Extended Attribute (EA) list provided by a client. A malicious client
could send a specially crafted EA list that triggered an overflow,
causing the server to loop and reprocess the list using an excessive
amount of memory. (CVE-2013-4124)
Note: This issue did not affect the default configuration of the Samba
After installing this update, the smb service will be restarted
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1