SuSE 10 Security Update : Samba (ZYPP Patch Number 3351)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 29576


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


Specially crafted MS-RPC packets could overwrite heap memory and therfore could potentially be exploited to execute code.

Authenticated users could leverage specially crafted MS-RPC packets to pass arguments unfiltered to /bin/sh. (CVE-2007-2447)


Apply ZYPP patch number 3351.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 29576

File Name: suse_samba-3351.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/12/13

Modified: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2007/05/14

Exploitable With


Core Impact

Metasploit (Samba "username map script" Command Execution)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-2446, CVE-2007-2447