GLSA-200705-15 : Samba: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200705-15
(Samba: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Samba contains a logical error in the smbd daemon when translating
local SID to user names (CVE-2007-2444). Furthermore, Samba contains
several bugs when parsing NDR encoded RPC parameters (CVE-2007-2446).
Lastly, Samba fails to properly sanitize remote procedure input
provided via Microsoft Remote Procedure Calls (CVE-2007-2447).

Impact :

A remote attacker could exploit these vulnerabilities to gain root
privileges via various vectors.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

Solution :

All Samba users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-fs/samba-3.0.24-r2'

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 9.5
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 25236 (gentoo_GLSA-200705-15.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-2444

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