EulerOS Virtualization 2.9.1 : samba (EulerOS-SA-2021-1961)

high Nessus Plugin ID 150250

Synopsis

The remote EulerOS Virtualization host is missing multiple security updates.

Description

According to the versions of the samba packages installed, the EulerOS Virtualization installation on the remote host is affected by the following vulnerabilities :

- A flaw was found in samba. Multiple, consecutive leading spaces in an LDAP attribute can lead to an out-of-bounds memory write. The highest threat from this vulnerability is to system availability.(CVE-2021-20277)

- A flaw was found in samba. Spaces used in a string around a domain name (DN), while supposed to be ignored, can cause invalid DN strings with spaces to instead write a zero-byte into out-of-bounds memory, resulting in a crash. The highest threat from this vulnerability is to system availability.(CVE-2020-27840)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the EulerOS security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

Update the affected samba packages.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?84291be3

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 150250

File Name: EulerOS_SA-2021-1961.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 6/4/2021

Updated: 6/8/2021

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:libsmbclient, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:libwbclient, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:samba-client, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:samba-common, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:samba-common-tools, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:samba-libs, cpe:/o:huawei:euleros:uvp:2.9.1

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/EulerOS/release, Host/EulerOS/rpm-list, Host/EulerOS/uvp_version

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 6/3/2021

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-27840, CVE-2021-20277