Oracle Solaris Third-Party Patch Update : samba (cve_2013_4496_credentials_management)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 80767
SynopsisThe remote Solaris system is missing a security patch for third-party software.
DescriptionThe remote Solaris system is missing necessary patches to address security updates :
- Samba 3.x before 3.6.23, 4.0.x before 4.0.16, and 4.1.x before 4.1.6 does not enforce the password-guessing protection mechanism for all interfaces, which makes it easier for remote attackers to obtain access via brute-force ChangePasswordUser2 (1) SAMR or (2) RAP attempts. (CVE-2013-4496)
SolutionUpgrade to Solaris 184.108.40.206.0.