SUSE-SA:2003:025: samba

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Synopsis :

The remote host is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.

Description :

The remote host is missing a security patch for samba. It is,
therefore, affected by a buffer overflow condition in the
call_trans2open() function within file trans2.c due to improper
sanitization of user-supplied input. An unauthenticated, remote
attacker can exploit this, via an overly long string passed to the
pname variable, to execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected samba and samba-client packages according to the
SUSE-SA:2003:025 security announcement.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 13795 ()

Bugtraq ID: 7294

CVE ID: CVE-2003-0201

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