openSUSE Security Update : samba (openSUSE-2016-881)

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


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for samba fixes the following issues :

- Prevent client-side SMB2 signing downgrade;
CVE-2016-2119; (bso#11860); (boo#986869).

- Honor smb.conf socket options in winbind; (boo#975131).

- Don't use htons() with IP_PROTO_RAW; (bso#11705);
(boo#969522).

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=969522
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=975131
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=986869

Solution :

Update the affected samba packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 92450 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-2119

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