SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : samba (SUSE-SU-2016:0814-1)

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


Synopsis :

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

This update for samba fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2015-7560: Getting and setting Windows ACLs on
symlinks can change permissions on link target.
(bso#11648 bsc#968222)

Also the following bugs were fixed :

- Add quotes around path of update-apparmor-samba-profile;
(bsc#962177).

- Prevent access denied if the share path is '/';
(bso#11647); (bsc#960249).

- Ensure samlogon fallback requests are rerouted after
kerberos failure; (bsc#953382).

- samba: winbind crash ->
netlogon_creds_client_authenticator; (bsc#953972).

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.suse.com/953382
https://bugzilla.suse.com/953972
https://bugzilla.suse.com/960249
https://bugzilla.suse.com/962177
https://bugzilla.suse.com/968222
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-7560.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?e7e582cb

Solution :

To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-2016-477=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2016-477=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-2016-477=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.0
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 90063 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-7560

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