Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1539-1 samba -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 08 Oct 2018
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-10858, CVE-2018-10919.
- More information:
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:
Svyatoslav Phirsov discovered that insufficient input validation in libsmbclient allowed a malicious Samba server to write to the client's heap memory.
Phillip Kuhrt discovered that Samba when acting as an Active Domain controller disclosed some sensitive attributes.
For Debian 8
Jessie, these problems have been fixed in version 4.2.14+dfsg-0+deb8u10.
We recommend that you upgrade your samba packages.
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS