Linux Security
Linux Security
Linux Security

Debian: DSA-4271-1: samba security update

Date 14 Aug 2018
3402
Posted By Anthony Pell
Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in Samba, a SMB/CIFS file, print, and login server for Unix. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project identifies the following issues:

- -------------------------------------------------------------------------
Debian Security Advisory DSA-4271-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
https://www.debian.org/security/                     Salvatore Bonaccorso
August 14, 2018                       https://www.debian.org/security/faq
- -------------------------------------------------------------------------

Package        : samba
CVE ID         : CVE-2018-10858 CVE-2018-10919

Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in Samba, a SMB/CIFS file,
print, and login server for Unix. The Common Vulnerabilities and
Exposures project identifies the following issues:

CVE-2018-10858

    Svyatoslav Phirsov discovered that insufficient input validation in
    libsmbclient allowed a malicious Samba server to write to the
    client's heap memory.

CVE-2018-10919

    Phillip Kuhrt discovered that Samba when acting as an Active Domain
    controller disclosed some sensitive attributes.

For the stable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in
version 2:4.5.12+dfsg-2+deb9u3.

We recommend that you upgrade your samba packages.

For the detailed security status of samba please refer to its security
tracker page at:
https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/samba

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: https://www.debian.org/security/

Mailing list: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

LinuxSecurity Poll

How frequently do you patch/update your system?

No answer selected. Please try again.
Please select either existing option or enter your own, however not both.
Please select minimum 0 answer(s) and maximum 3 answer(s).
/main-polls/52-how-frequently-do-you-patch-update-your-system?task=poll.vote&format=json
52
radio
[{"id":"179","title":"As soon as patches\/updates are released - I track advisories for my distro(s) diligently","votes":"45","type":"x","order":"1","pct":80.36,"resources":[]},{"id":"180","title":"Every so often, when I think of it","votes":"6","type":"x","order":"2","pct":10.71,"resources":[]},{"id":"181","title":"Hardly ever","votes":"5","type":"x","order":"3","pct":8.93,"resources":[]}] ["#ff5b00","#4ac0f2","#b80028","#eef66c","#60bb22","#b96a9a","#62c2cc"] ["rgba(255,91,0,0.7)","rgba(74,192,242,0.7)","rgba(184,0,40,0.7)","rgba(238,246,108,0.7)","rgba(96,187,34,0.7)","rgba(185,106,154,0.7)","rgba(98,194,204,0.7)"] 350

Please vote first in order to view vote results.

VOTE ON THE POLL PAGE


VIEW MORE POLLS

bottom 200

Please enable / Bitte aktiviere JavaScript!
Veuillez activer / Por favor activa el Javascript![ ? ]

We use cookies to provide and improve our services. By using our site, you consent to our Cookie Policy.