Fedora Core 5 : samba-3.0.24-1.fc5 (2007-219)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 24305


The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.


- Wed Feb 7 2007 Jay Fenlason <fenlason at redhat.com> 3.0.24-1.fc5

- New upstream release

- Update the -man patch to work with 3.0.24

- This release fixes CVE-2007-0452 Samba smbd denial of service

- Tue Sep 26 2006 Jay Fenlason <fenlason at redhat.com> 3.0.23c-1.fc5

- Include the newer smb.init that includes the configtest option

- Upgrade to 3.0.23c, obsoleting the -samr_alias patch.

- Wed Aug 9 2006 Jay Fenlason <fenlason at redhat.com> 3.0.23b-1.fc5

- New upstream release, fixing some annoying bugs.

- Mon Jul 24 2006 Jay Fenlason <fenlason at redhat.com> 3.0.23a-1.fc5.1

- Fix the -logfiles patch to close bz#199607 Samba compiled with wrong log path. bz#199206 smb.conf has incorrect log file path

- Mon Jul 24 2006 Jay Fenlason <fenlason at redhat.com> 3.0.23a-1.fc5

- Upgrade to new upstream 3.0.23a

- include upstream samr_alias patch

- 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

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 24305

File Name: fedora_2007-219.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/02/09

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:C

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: 2007/02/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-0452

FEDORA: 2007-219