Samba MS-DOS Path Request Arbitrary File Retrieval

This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote file server allows access to arbitrary files.

Description :

According to its version number, the remote Samba server is affected
by a flaw that allows an attacker to access arbitrary files which
exist outside of the shares's defined path. An attacker needs a valid
account to exploit this flaw.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?3c682015
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2004-09/0443.html
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2004-10/0038.html

Solution :

Upgrade to Samba 2.2.12 / 3.0.7 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.8
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 15394 ()

Bugtraq ID: 11216
11281

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0815