Scientific Linux Security Update : samba4 on SL6.x i386/x86_64

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


Synopsis :

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

Security Fix(es) :

- A flaw was found in the way Samba initiated signed
DCE/RPC connections. A man-in-the-middle attacker could
use this flaw to downgrade the connection to not use
signing and therefore impersonate the server.
(CVE-2016-2119)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?bf514b6f

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

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

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 92581 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-2119

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