EulerOS 2.0 SP1 : samba (EulerOS-SA-2016-1006)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 99769
SynopsisThe remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.
DescriptionAccording to the version of the samba packages installed, the EulerOS installation on the remote host is affected by the following vulnerability :
- A 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)
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the EulerOS security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpdate the affected samba package.