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Category:Red Hat Local Security Checks
Title:RedHat Update for samba4 RHSA-2017:1271-01
Summary:The remote host is missing an update for the 'samba4'; package(s) announced via the referenced advisory.
The remote host is missing an update for the 'samba4'
package(s) announced via the referenced advisory.

Vulnerability Insight:
Samba is an open-source implementation of
the Server Message Block (SMB) or Common Internet File System (CIFS) protocol,
which allows PC-compatible machines to share files, printers, and other

Security Fix(es):

* A remote code execution flaw was found in Samba. A malicious
authenticated samba client, having write access to the samba share, could
use this flaw to execute arbitrary code as root. (CVE-2017-7494)

Red Hat would like to thank the Samba project for reporting this issue.
Upstream acknowledges steelo as the original reporter.

Affected Software/OS:
samba4 on
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 6),
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (v. 6),
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation (v. 6)

Please Install the Updated Packages.

CVSS Score:

CVSS Vector:

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2017-7494
BugTraq ID: 98636
Debian Security Information: DSA-3860 (Google Search)
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2017:1270
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2017:1271
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2017:1272
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2017:1273
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2017:1390
CopyrightCopyright (C) 2017 Greenbone Networks GmbH

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