FreeBSD : samba -- multiple vulnerabilities (03e48bf5-a96d-11e3-a556-3c970e169bc2)

This script is Copyright (C) 2014-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

Samba project reports :

In Samba's SAMR server we neglect to ensure that attempted password
changes will update the bad password count, nor set the lockout flags.
This would allow a user unlimited attempts against the password by
simply calling ChangePasswordUser2 repeatedly.

This is available without any other authentication.

smbcacls can remove a file or directory ACL by mistake.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.8

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 72954 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4496

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