SuSE 10 Security Update : Samba (ZYPP Patch Number 7151)

High Nessus Plugin ID 49836


The remote SuSE 10 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 :

- Failed to join ADS Domain. (bnc#567013)

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

- SAMBA - Problem using NTLM authentication with 2008R2.

- winbindd crashes in rpcclisettimeout. (bnc#613459)


Apply ZYPP patch number 7151.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 49836

File Name: suse_cifs-mount-7151.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/10/11

Modified: 2012/05/17

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