GLSA-200412-13 : Samba: Integer overflow

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Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200412-13
(Samba: Integer overflow)

Samba contains a bug when unmarshalling specific MS-RPC requests from
clients.

Impact :

A remote attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code with the
permissions of the user running Samba, which could be the root user.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

http://www.samba.org/samba/security/CVE-2004-1154.html
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200412-13.xml

Solution :

All samba users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-fs/samba-3.0.9-r1'

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 15997 (gentoo_GLSA-200412-13.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-1154