Scientific Linux Security Update : samba on SL6.x, SL7.x i386/x86_64
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 89959
SynopsisThe remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA flaw was found in the way Samba handled ACLs on symbolic links. An authenticated user could use this flaw to gain access to an arbitrary file or directory by overwriting its ACL. (CVE-2015-7560)
After installing this update, the smb service will be restarted automatically.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.