openSUSE Security Update : samba (openSUSE-2017-437)

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for samba fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2017-2619: Symlink race permits opening files
outside share directory (bsc#1027147).

Bugfixes :

- Force usage of ncurses6-config thru NCURSES_CONFIG env
var (bsc#1023847).

- Add missing ldb module directory (bsc#1012092).

- Don't package man pages for VFS modules that aren't
built (bsc#993707).

- sync_req: make async_connect_send() 'reentrant';
(bso#12105); (bsc#1024416).

- Document 'winbind: ignore domains' parameter;
(bsc#1019416).

- Prevent core, make sure response->extra_data.data is
always cleared out; (bsc#993692).

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12-SP2:Update update
project.

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1012092
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1019416
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1023847
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1024416
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1027147
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=993692
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=993707

Solution :

Update the affected samba packages.

Risk factor :

High

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 99209 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-2619

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