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Arbitrary code may be run on the remote server.
The remote Samba server is vulnerable to a buffer overflow when it
calls the function trans2open(). An attacker may exploit this flaw to
gain a root shell on this host.
In addition, it is reported that this version of Samba is vulnerable
to additional overflows, although Nessus has not checked for them.
Upgrade to Samba 2.2.8a or 3.0.0.
Risk factor :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.3
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Gain a shell remotely
Nessus Plugin ID: 11523 ()
Bugtraq ID: 72947295
CVE ID: CVE-2003-0196CVE-2003-0201
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