Fedora Core 4 : samba-3.0.23-1.fc4 (2006-808)

High Nessus Plugin ID 24149


The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.


- Wed Jul 12 2006 Jay Fenlason <fenlason at redhat.com> 3.0.23-1.fc4

- Update 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. -winbind, and -access patches are obsolete.

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

- Mon Oct 10 2005 Jay Fenlason <fenlason at redhat.com>

- Upgrade to 3.0.20a, which includes all the previous upstream patches.

- Include the -winbind patch from Jeremy Allison <jra at samba.org> to fix a problem with winbind crashing.

- Include the -access patch from Jeremy Allison <jra at samba.org> to fix a problem with MS Access lock files.

- Updated the -warnings patch for 3.0.20a.

- Include --with-shared-modules=idmap_ad,idmap_rid to close bz#156810 ?

- Include the new samba.pamd from Tomas Mraz (tmraz at redhat.com) to close bz#170259 ? pam_stack is deprecated

- Mon Aug 22 2005 Jay Fenlason <fenlason at redhat.com>

- New upstream release Includes five upstream patches
-bug3010_v1, -groupname_enumeration_v3,
-regcreatekey_winxp_v1, -usrmgr_groups_v1, and
-winbindd_v1 This obsoletes the -pie and -delim patches the -warning and -gcc4 patches are obsolete too The -man, -passwd, and -smbspool patches were updated to match 3.0.20pre1 Also, the -quoting patch was implemented differently upstream There is now a umount.cifs executable and manpage We run autogen.sh as part of the build phase The testprns command is now gone libsmbclient now has a man page

- Include -bug106483 patch to close bz#106483 smbclient:
-N negates the provided password, despite documentation

- Added the -warnings patch to quiet some compiler warnings.

- Removed many obsolete patches from CVS.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 24149

File Name: fedora_2006-808.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:4

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

Patch Publication Date: 2006/07/14

Reference Information

FEDORA: 2006-808