Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : samba (MDVSA-2012:070)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 59012

Synopsis

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

A vulnerability has been found and corrected in samba :

A file existence dislosure flaw was found in the way mount.cifs tool of the Samba SMB/CIFS tools suite performed mount of a Linux CIFS (Common Internet File System) filesystem. A local user, able to mount a remote CIFS share / target to a local directory could use this flaw to confirm (non) existence of a file system object (file, directory or process descriptor) via error messages generated during the mount.cifs tool run (CVE-2012-1586).

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.samba.org/show_bug.cgi?id=8821

Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 59012

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2012-070.nasl

Version: 1.10

Type: local

Published: 2012/05/07

Updated: 2019/08/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 2.1

Temporal Score: 1.6

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64netapi-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64netapi0, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64smbclient0, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64smbclient0-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64smbclient0-static-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64smbsharemodes-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64smbsharemodes0, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64wbclient-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64wbclient0, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libnetapi-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libnetapi0, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libsmbclient0, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libsmbclient0-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libsmbclient0-static-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libsmbsharemodes-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libsmbsharemodes0, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libwbclient-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:libwbclient0, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:mount-cifs, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:nss_wins, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:samba-client, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:samba-common, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:samba-doc, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:samba-domainjoin-gui, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:samba-server, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:samba-swat, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:samba-winbind, cpe:/o:mandriva:linux:2010.1

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/05/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-1586

BID: 52742, 53246

MDVSA: 2012:070