Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : samba (MDKSA-2004:136)
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 15769
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionSteffan Esser discovered that invalid bounds checking in reply to certain trans2 requests could result in a buffer overrun in smbd. This can only be exploited by a malicious user able to create files with very specific Unicode filenames on a samba share.
The updated packages have been patched to prevent this problem.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.