openSUSE Security Update : samba (openSUSE-2017-439)

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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 :

- 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;

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

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12-SP1:Update update

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected samba packages.

Risk factor :


Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 99210 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-2619

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