Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : samba (MDVSA-2010:184)
High Nessus Plugin ID 49263
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA vulnerability has been found and corrected in samba :
Stack-based buffer overflow in the (1) sid_parse and (2) dom_sid_parse functions in Samba before 3.5.5 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted Windows Security ID (SID) on a file share (CVE-2010-3069).
The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.