Samba Encrypted Password String Conversion Decryption Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2002-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

Remote code can be executed on the remote server.

Description :

The remote Samba server, according to its version number, is vulnerable
to a bug in the length checking for encrypted password change requests
from clients. A client could potentially send an encrypted password,
which, when decrypted with the old hashed password could be used as a
buffer overrun attack on the stack of smbd.

Solution :

upgrade to Samba 2.2.7

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.8
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Gain a shell remotely

Nessus Plugin ID: 11168 ()

Bugtraq ID: 6210

CVE ID: CVE-2002-1318

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