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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2017-12151: Security patch for samba (ALAS-2017-909)

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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2017-12151: Security patch for samba (ALAS-2017-909)

Severity
6
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)
Published
09/21/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/13/2017
Modified
05/03/2019

Description

A flaw was found in the way samba client before samba 4.4.16, samba 4.5.14 and samba 4.6.8 used encryption with the max protocol set as SMB3. The connection could lose the requirement for signing and encrypting to any DFS redirects, allowing an attacker to read or alter the contents of the connection via a man-in-the-middle attack.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-samba

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-samba

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