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The remote file server is vulnerable to a security bypass attack.
The remote Samba server has a flaw that causes all smbd processes,
when libcap support is enabled, to inherit 'CAP_DAC_OVERRIDE'
capabilities, which in turn causes all file system access to be
allowed even when permissions should have been denied.
A remote, authenticated attacker can exploit this flaw to gain access
to sensitive information on Samba shares that are accessible to their
See also :
Upgrade to Samba 3.3.12, 3.4.7, 3.5.1, or later.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 8.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.4
Public Exploit Available : true
Nessus Plugin ID: 45047 ()
Bugtraq ID: 38606
CVE ID: CVE-2010-0728
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