Samba 'AndX' Request Heap-Based Buffer Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Samba service is vulnerable to a heap overflow attack.

Description :

The remote Samba install is prone to a heap-based buffer overflow
attack.

An attacker can exploit this issue to execute arbitrary code with the
privileges of the application. Failed exploit attempts will result in
a denial of service condition.

See also :

https://www.samba.org/samba/security/CVE-2012-0870.html
https://www.samba.org/samba/history/security.html

Solution :

Apply patches from the vendor.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.4
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 58327 ()

Bugtraq ID: 52103

CVE ID: CVE-2012-0870