Ubuntu 12.04 LTS : samba vulnerability (USN-1802-1)

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

Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

It was discovered that Samba incorrectly handled CIFS share attributes
when SMB2 was used. A remote authenticated user could possibly gain
write access to certain shares, bypassing the intended permissions.

Solution :

Update the affected samba package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.0
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 65994 ()

Bugtraq ID: 58655

CVE ID: CVE-2013-0454