Slackware: 2011-210-03: samba: Security Update
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Slackware New samba packages are available for Slackware 13.1, 13.37, and -current to fix security issues. [More Info...]
[slackware-security]  samba (SSA:2011-210-03)

New samba packages are available for Slackware 13.1, 13.37, and -current to
fix security issues.


Here are the details from the Slackware 13.37 ChangeLog:
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patches/packages/samba-3.5.10-i486-1_slack13.37.txz:  Upgraded.
  Fixed cross-site request forgery and cross-site scripting vulnerability
  in SWAT (the Samba Web Administration Tool).
  For more information, see:
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2011-2522
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2011-2694
  (* Security fix *)
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Where to find the new packages:
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Thanks to the friendly folks at the OSU Open Source Lab
(http://osuosl.org) for donating FTP and rsync hosting
to the Slackware project!  :-)

Also see the "Get Slack" section on http://slackware.com for
additional mirror sites near you.

Updated package for Slackware 13.1:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-13.1/patches/packages/samba-3.5.10-i486-1_slack13.1.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 13.1:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-13.1/patches/packages/samba-3.5.10-x86_64-1_slack13.1.txz

Updated package for Slackware 13.37:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-13.37/patches/packages/samba-3.5.10-i486-1_slack13.37.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 13.37:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-13.37/patches/packages/samba-3.5.10-x86_64-1_slack13.37.txz

Updated package for Slackware -current:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-current/slackware/n/samba-3.5.10-i486-1.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-current/slackware64/n/samba-3.5.10-x86_64-1.txz


MD5 signatures:
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Slackware 13.1 package:
9dd8c9e4a6881ea5b82cf8e3d59e0256  samba-3.5.10-i486-1_slack13.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.1 package:
a9364edef99d026831b38757de582109  samba-3.5.10-x86_64-1_slack13.1.txz

Slackware 13.37 package:
9139d218c171399faf99c23f70ac755d  samba-3.5.10-i486-1_slack13.37.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.37 package:
5e5757633918950d795280efb7a88d08  samba-3.5.10-x86_64-1_slack13.37.txz

Slackware -current package:
0e347b1e1648bcc94582392e573da4a4  samba-3.5.10-i486-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
0c6a7ddf8633a1f3087b10397bea9abe  samba-3.5.10-x86_64-1.txz


Installation instructions:
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Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg samba-3.5.10-i486-1_slack13.37.txz

Then, if Samba is running restart it:

# /etc/rc.d/rc.samba restart


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