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Security update for Samba

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(Last modified: 05JUL2007)


solutions Security update for Samba SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (93bf9086e7a4649fa3810ce2e719463c)

Applies to

Package: samba
samba-client
samba-pdb
samba-python
samba-winbind
samba-vscan
cifs-mount
ldapsmb
libsmbclient
libsmbclient-devel
libmsrpc
libmsrpc-devel
Product(s): SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP1 for x86
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP1 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
SLE SDK 10 SP1 for x86
SLE SDK 10 SP1 for IPF
SLE SDK 10 SP1 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries
SLE SDK 10 SP1 for IBM zSeries
SLE SDK 10 SP1 for X86-64
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 for x86
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 for IPF
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 for IBM POWER
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 for IBM zSeries 64bit
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP1 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
Zypp-Patch-Number: 3829
Release: 20070705
Obsoletes: none

Indications

Everyone should update.

Contraindications

None.

Problem description

The previous security fix for CVE-2007-2447 missed one character in the shell escape handling.
Also fixed were some regressions introduced by the previous update.

Solution

Please install the updates provided at the location noted below.

Installation notes

This update is provided as an RPM package that can easily be installed onto a running system by using this command:
rpm -Fvh samba.rpm samba-client.rpm samba-pdb.rpm samba-python.rpm samba-winbind.rpm samba-vscan.rpm cifs-mount.rpm ldapsmb.rpm libsmbclient.rpm libsmbclient-devel.rpm libmsrpc.rpm libmsrpc-devel.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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