openSUSE Security Update : samba (openSUSE-SU-2014:0857-1)

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


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

samba was updated to fix three security issues and two non-security
issues. 	 These security issues were fixed :

- Fix segmentation fault in smbd_marshall_dir_entry()'s
SMB_FIND_FILE_UNIX handler (CVE-2014-3493)

- Fix nmbd denial of service (CVE-2014-0244)

- Fix malformed FSCTL_SRV_ENUMERATE_SNAPSHOTS response
(CVE-2014-0178)

These non-security issues were fixed :

- Fix printer job purging; (bso#10612); (bnc#879390).

- Package the get_printing_ticket binary with 0700
permissions on post-11.4 systems; (bnc#685093).

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-07/msg00003.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=685093
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=872396
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=879390
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=880962
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=883758

Solution :

Update the affected samba packages.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 76340 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0178
CVE-2014-0244
CVE-2014-3493

Ready to Amp Up Your Nessus Experience?

Get Nessus Professional to scan unlimited IPs, run compliance checks & more

Buy Nessus Professional Now