SuSE 11.3 Security Update : Samba (SAT Patch Number 10321)

This script is Copyright (C) 2015-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

Samba has been updated to fix one security issue :

- Don't call talloc_free on an uninitialized pointer
(bnc#917376). Additionally, these non-security issues
have been fixed :. (CVE-2015-0240)

- Realign the winbind request structure following
require_membership_of field expansion. (bnc#913001)

- Reuse connections derived from DFS referrals (bso#10123,
fate#316512).

- Set domain/workgroup based on authentication callback
value (bso#11059).

- Fix spoolss error response marshalling (bso#10984).

- Fix spoolss EnumJobs and GetJob responses (bso#10905,
bnc#898031).

- Fix handling of bad EnumJobs levels (bso#10898).

- Fix small memory-leak in the background print process;.
(bnc#899558)

- Prune idle or hung connections older than 'winbind
request timeout' (bso#3204, bnc#872912).

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=872912
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=898031
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=899558
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=913001
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=917376
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-0240.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 10321.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 81508 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-0240

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