SuSE 10 Security Update : Samba (ZYPP Patch Number 1961)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 29574


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


- Fix pam config file parsing in pam_winbind; bso [#3916].

- Prevent potential crash in winbindd's credential cache handling; [#184450].

- Fix memory exhaustion DoS; CVE-2006-3403; [#190468].

- Fix the munlock call, svn rev r16755 from Volker.

- Change the kerberos principal for LDAP authentication to [email protected] from host/[email protected]; [#184450].

- Ensure to link all required libraries to libnss_wins;

- Change log level of debug message to avaoid flodded nmbd log; [#157623].

- Add 'usershare allow guests = Yes' to the default config; [#144787].

- Fix syntax error in configure script.


Apply ZYPP patch number 1961.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 29574

File Name: suse_samba-1961.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/12/13

Modified: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2006/08/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-3403