SuSE 10 Security Update : Samba (ZYPP Patch Number 8058)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 58765


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


A remote code execution flaw in Samba has been fixed :

- PIDL based autogenerated code uses client supplied size values which allows attackers to write beyond the allocated array size. (CVE-2012-1182)


Apply ZYPP patch number 8058.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 58765

File Name: suse_cifs-mount-8058.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/04/16

Modified: 2012/09/28

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/04/11

Exploitable With


Core Impact

Metasploit (Samba SetInformationPolicy AuditEventsInfo Heap Overflow)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-1182