openSUSE Security Update : samba (openSUSE-SU-2013:1742-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Samba received bug and security fixes :

- Unconditionally create the CUPS smb backend sym link
pointing to smbspool; (bnc#850656).

- Private key in key.pem world readable; CVE-2013-4476;
(bnc#848103).

- ACLs are not checked on opening an alternate data stream
on a file or directory; CVE-2013-4475; (bso#10229);
(bnc#848101).

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-11/msg00083.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=848101
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=848103
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=850656

Solution :

Update the affected samba packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75209 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4475
CVE-2013-4476

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