Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : samba (MDVSA-2011:121)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 55709
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionMultiple vulnerabilities has been discovered and corrected in samba :
All current released versions of Samba are vulnerable to a cross-site request forgery in the Samba Web Administration Tool (SWAT). By tricking a user who is authenticated with SWAT into clicking a manipulated URL on a different web page, it is possible to manipulate SWAT (CVE-2011-2522).
All current released versions of Samba are vulnerable to a cross-site scripting issue in the Samba Web Administration Tool (SWAT). On the Change Password field, it is possible to insert arbitrary content into the user field (CVE-2011-2694).
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The updated packages have been patched to correct these issues.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.