FreeBSD : samba -- remote code execution vulnerability (6f4d96c0-4062-11e7-b291-b499baebfeaf) (SambaCry)

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

The samba project reports :

Remote code execution from a writable share.

All versions of Samba from 3.5.0 onwards are vulnerable to a remote
code execution vulnerability, allowing a malicious client to upload a
shared library to a writable share, and then cause the server to load
and execute it.

See also :

https://www.samba.org/samba/security/CVE-2017-7494.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?06e24903

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

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

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 100393 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-7494

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