Fedora Core 5 : samba-3.0.23-1.fc5 (2006-807)

High Nessus Plugin ID 24148


The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.


- Wed Jul 12 2006 Jay Fenlason <fenlason at redhat.com> 3.0.23-1.fc5

- Upgrade to 3.0.23 to close bz#197836 CVE-2006-3403 Samba denial of service

- include related spec file, filter-requires-samba.sh and patch changes from rawhide.

- include the fixed smb.init file from rawhide, closing bz#182560 Wrong retval for initscript when smbd is dead

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 24148

File Name: fedora_2006-807.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/01/17

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:samba, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:samba-client, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:samba-common, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:samba-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:samba-swat, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora_core:5

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2006/07/14

Reference Information

FEDORA: 2006-807