SUSE SLES10 Security Update : samba (SUSE-SU-2016:1105-1)

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


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Samba was updated to fix three security issues.

These security issues were fixed :

CVE-2016-2110: A man-in-the-middle could have downgraded NTLMSSP
authentication (bso#11688, bsc#973031).

CVE-2016-2111: Domain controller netlogon member computer could have
been spoofed (bso#11749, bsc#973032).

CVE-2015-5252: Insufficient symlink verification (allowed file access
outside the share) (bso#11395, bnc#958582).

This non-security issue was fixed :

Allow 'delete readonly = yes' to correctly override deletion of a file
(bsc#913087, bso#5073)

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/913087
https://bugzilla.suse.com/958582
https://bugzilla.suse.com/973031
https://bugzilla.suse.com/973032
http://www.nessus.org/u?b3aa3621
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-5252.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-2110.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-2111.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?0f91fcd4

Solution :

Update the affected samba packages

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 90623 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-5252
CVE-2016-2110
CVE-2016-2111

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