SUSE SLES12 Security Update : samba (SUSE-SU-2016:3299-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 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: Security issues
fixed :

- CVE-2016-2125: Don't send delegated credentials to all
servers. (bsc#1014441).

- CVE-2016-2126: Denial of service due to a client
triggered crash in the winbindd parent process.

- CVE-2016-2123: Heap-based Buffer Overflow Remote Code
Execution Vulnerability. (bsc#1014437). This issue does
not affect our packages, as the component is not built.
Non security issues fixed :

- s3/client: obey 'disable netbios' smb.conf param, don't
connect via NBT port (bsc#1009085)

- Add doc changes for net ads --no-dns-updates switch

- Include vfstest in samba-test (bsc#1001203).

- s3/winbindd: using default domain with
format fails (bsc#997833).

- Fix illegal memory access after memory has been deleted

- Fix bug in tevent poll backend causing winbind to loop
tightly (bsc#994500).

- Various fixes for spnego/ntlm (bsc#986675).

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 :

Solution :

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

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12:zypper in -t patch

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS:zypper in -t patch

SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability 12:zypper in -t patch

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

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.7
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 96261 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-2123

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