openSUSE Security Update : ldapsmb (openSUSE-SU-2010:0653-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

A buffer overflow in the sid_parse() function of samba could
potentially be exploited by remote attackers to execute arbitrary code

Additionally the update also contains fixes for the following
non-security issues :

bnc#567013 - Failed to join ADS Domain bnc#573246 - mounted shares via
mount.cifs disappear when dhclient renews lease bnc#592198 - Samba 3.0
/ 3.2 doesn't work with Windows 2008 R2 (NTLMv2) bnc#599873 - SAMBA -
Problem using NTLM authentication with 2008R2 bnc#613459 - winbindd
crashes in rpccli_set_timeout bnc#617153 - new printers are not seen
in samba with registry bnc#619787 - Samba Causes Too Many Files In Use
Error On Windows 7 bnc#630812 - net ads join failing due to malformed
UPN bnc#632055 - No authentication dialog to access SMB share through
Nautilus bnc#632852 - root preexec does not work as expected

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected ldapsmb packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75568 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-3069

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