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VPR Score: 7.4
SynopsisThe remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionAn input sanitization flaw was found in the way Samba parsed client data. A malicious client could send a specially crafted SMB packet to the Samba server, resulting in arbitrary code execution with the privileges of the Samba server (smbd). (CVE-2010-2063)
After installing this update, the smb service will be restarted automatically.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.