Ubuntu 6.06 LTS / 8.04 LTS / 9.04 : samba vulnerability (USN-951-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2010-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2010-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Jun Mao discovered that Samba did not correctly validate SMB1 packet
contents. An unauthenticated remote attacker could send specially
crafted network traffic that could execute arbitrary code as the root
user.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 47035 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-2063