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    Debian: DSA-4271-1: samba security update

    Date 14 Aug 2018
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    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:
    
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    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
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    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/
    
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