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access-rhel6_x86_64-4.6.6samba
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 Basic information
Release type: Patch
Release date: 2017-08-18
OS update support: None
Technote: None
Documentation: None
Popularity: 310 viewed    21 downloaded
Download size: 8.01 MB
Checksum: 2589825884

 Applies to one or more of the following products:
Access 7.3VA On RHEL6 x86-64

 Obsolete patches, incompatibilities, superseded patches, or other requirements:
None.

 Fixes the following incidents:
3927755

 Patch ID:
None.

 Readme file  [Save As...]
                          * * * READ ME * * *
                     * * * Veritas Access 7.3.0.001 * * *
                           * * * SAMBA Patch 1 * * *
                         Patch Date: 2017-08-16


This document provides the following information:

   * PATCH NAME
   * OPERATING SYSTEMS SUPPORTED BY THE PATCH
   * BASE PRODUCT VERSIONS FOR THE PATCH
   * SUMMARY OF INCIDENTS FIXED BY THE PATCH
   * DETAILS OF INCIDENTS FIXED BY THE PATCH
   * INSTALLING THE PATCH
   * REMOVING THE PATCH
   * SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS


PATCH NAME
----------
Veritas Access 7.3 Patch 1 for SAMBA 4.6.6


OPERATING SYSTEMS SUPPORTED BY THE PATCH
----------------------------------------
RHEL6 update 7 and update 8 x86-64



BASE PRODUCT VERSIONS FOR THE PATCH
-----------------------------------
   * Veritas Access 7.3 GA


SUMMARY OF INCIDENTS FIXED BY THE PATCH
---------------------------------------
Patch ID: 7.3.0.001
* 3927755 (3927758) Samba version upgrade to 4.6.6


DETAILS OF INCIDENTS FIXED BY THE PATCH
---------------------------------------
This patch fixes the following incidents:

Patch ID: 7.3.0.001

* 3927755 (Tracking ID: 3927758)

SYMPTOM:
Existing Samba version (4.5.1) in Veritas Access has security vulnerabilities reported.

DESCRIPTION:
Following are the vulnerabilities reported with version (4.5.1)
* CVE-2017-9461
* CVE-2017-7494

Samba community released updated version of Samba to address these vulnerabilities.

RESOLUTION:
The samba version has been upgraded to 4.6.6 and tested with Veritas Access



INSTALLING THE PATCH
--------------------
1) Login as root on Access cluster node

2) Download the patch from sort.veritas.com

3) Verify the md5sum for each rpm (md5sum given in SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS section below)

4) Login to Access CLISH and go to CIFS module
   # su - master
   >cifs
   CIFS>

5) Stop the CIFS server using CLISH command

   CIFS>server stop
   CIFS>server status
        - The server status should be reported as OFFLINE
   CIFS>logout

6) Unzip the Samba patch using following command
   # tar -zxvf access-rhel6_x86_64-4.6.6samba.tar.gz

7) Upgrade samba rpms using following command

   # rpm -Uvh rpms/*.rpm

8) Repeat steps from 6 to 7 on all nodes in Access cluster.

9) Remove the "nt_pipe_support='no'" option from '/opt/VRTSnas/conf/smbglobal.conf' file manually.

   Or alternatively use the following command to remove it from all nodes.

   # onnode "all" sed -i "/nt_pipe_support='no'/d" /opt/VRTSnas/conf/smbglobal.conf


10) Start the CIFS server using command 

   CIFS>server start 


11) Optionally, if fresh nodes are added to an existing Access cluster, you need to repeat steps 1 to 10 on that node


REMOVING THE PATCH
------------------
NONE


SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS
--------------------

Following are the md5sum for rpms.

MD5SUM
=======
46844b09267c837810f0ade172af8f88  ctdb-4.6.6-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
1f686c970c3104a39d583e773932a3da  libsmbclient-4.6.6-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
5b80420d018268ec03a58b87216d4b15  libwbclient-4.6.6-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
a874ae145486acd8c50559b7c79d932d  perl-Convert-ASN1-0.22-1.el6.rfx.noarch.rpm
b72eaf88086b31e5cd7b288910b4de10  samba-4.6.6-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
4fee02a63f16a4674527c04dba08e252  samba-client-4.6.6-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
0e91b737f4f6149fae3056b1bbe06cb4  samba-client-libs-4.6.6-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
85fd3bc83abd48b7eab9db7ef8cfbeaf  samba-common-4.6.6-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
d6a39cd0bfb6c741d6a68b9c52534f82  samba-common-libs-4.6.6-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
d98554a9adea74e0e4fa370d87baee29  samba-krb5-printing-4.6.6-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
a05d0fc0be4cfab70a167b1fe7c404eb  samba-libs-4.6.6-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
188a5aeafe73961c757a03a40fd0400d  samba-winbind-4.6.6-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
be4f5ffbafb6f23eddc990ff1ca580c6  samba-winbind-clients-4.6.6-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
5543f89803f16fae697d8d542f652d02  samba-winbind-krb5-locator-4.6.6-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
ba7234a920521250d94317b4714892c6  samba-winbind-modules-4.6.6-1.el6.x86_64.rpm


OTHERS
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NONE



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