FreeBSD : Samba -- Denial of service - memory corruption (bfdbc7ec-9c3f-11e0-9bec-6c626dd55a41)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The Samba team reports :

Samba is vulnerable to a denial of service, caused by a memory
corruption error related to missing range checks on file descriptors
being used in the 'FD_SET' macro. By performing a select on a bad file
descriptor set, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to
cause the application to crash or possibly execute arbitrary code on
the system.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 55396 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-0719

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