SuSE 10 Security Update : Samba (ZYPP Patch Number 7072)
High Nessus Plugin ID 49835
SynopsisThe remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.
DescriptionThis update of the Samba server package fixes the following security issues :
- A buffer overrun was possible in chain_reply code in 3.3.x and below, which could be used to crash the samba server or potentially execute code. (CVE-2010-2063)
- Take extra care that a mount point of mount.cifs does not get changed during mount. (CVE-2010-0787)
Also, the following bugs have been fixed :
- Honor interface list in net ads dns register.
- An uninitialized variable read could cause smbd to crash (bso#7254, bnc#605935).
SolutionApply ZYPP patch number 7072.