SuSE 11.3 Security Update : Samba (SAT Patch Number 9010)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 73410


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.


The Samba fileserver suite was updated to fix bugs and security issues.

The following security issue have been fixed :

- No Password lockout or ratelimiting was enforced for SAMR password changes, making brute force guessing attacks possible. CVE-2013-4496. Also the following feature has been added :

- Allow smbcacls to take a '--propagate-inheritance' flag to indicate that the add, delete, modify and set operations now support automatic propagation of inheritable ACE(s); (FATE#316474).

And the following bugs have been fixed :

- Fixed problem with server taking too long to respond to a MSG_PRINTER_DRVUPGRADE message; (bso#9942);.

- Fixed memory leak in printer_list_get_printer();
(bso#9993);. (bnc#865561)

- Fixed Winbind 100% CPU utilization caused by domain list corruption; (bso#10358);. (bnc#786677)

- Make winbindd print the interface version when it gets an INTERFACE_VERSION request;. (bnc#726937)


Apply SAT patch number 9010.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 73410

File Name: suse_11_cifs-mount-140312.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/04/08

Modified: 2014/04/08

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:ldapsmb, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libldb1, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libldb1-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libsmbclient0, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libsmbclient0-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libtalloc2, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libtalloc2-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libtdb1, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libtdb1-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libtevent0, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libtevent0-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libwbclient0, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libwbclient0-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:samba, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:samba-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:samba-client, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:samba-client-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:samba-doc, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:samba-krb-printing, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:samba-winbind, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:samba-winbind-32bit, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 2014/03/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-4496