SuSE9 Security Update : Samba (YOU Patch Number 12644)

High Nessus Plugin ID 49759


The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.


A buffer overflow in the sid_parse() function of samba could potentially be exploited by remote attackers to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2010-3069)

Additionally the update also contains fixes for the following non-security issues :

- bnc#567013 - Failed to join ADS Domain

- bnc#592198 - Samba 3.0 / 3.2 doesn't work with Windows 2008 R2 (NTLMv2)

- bnc#599873 - Problem using NTLM authentication with 2008R2

- bnc#613459 - winbindd crashes in rpcclisettimeout


Apply YOU patch number 12644.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 49759

File Name: suse9_12644.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/10/06

Modified: 2012/04/23

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/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: 2010/09/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-3069