CentOS 7 : samba (CESA-2021:5192)

high Nessus Plugin ID 156241

Synopsis

The remote CentOS Linux host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

The remote CentOS Linux 7 host has packages installed that are affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the CESA-2021:5192 advisory.

- samba: SMB1 client connections can be downgraded to plaintext authentication (CVE-2016-2124)

- samba: Active Directory (AD) domain user could become root on domain members (CVE-2020-25717)

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?16e888e2

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/20.html

https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/287.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 156241

File Name: centos_RHSA-2021-5192.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 12/21/2021

Updated: 2/28/2022

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-25717

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.5

Temporal Score: 6.3

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

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.1

Temporal Score: 7.1

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:ctdb, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:ctdb-tests, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:libsmbclient, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:libsmbclient-devel, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:libwbclient, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:libwbclient-devel, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:samba, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:samba-client, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:samba-client-libs, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:samba-common, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:samba-common-libs, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:samba-common-tools, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:samba-dc, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:samba-dc-libs, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:samba-devel, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:samba-krb5-printing, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:samba-libs, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:samba-pidl, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:samba-python, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:samba-python-test, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:samba-test, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:samba-test-libs, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:samba-vfs-glusterfs, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:samba-winbind, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:samba-winbind-clients, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:samba-winbind-krb5-locator, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:samba-winbind-modules, cpe:/o:centos:centos:7

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 12/21/2021

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/9/2021

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-2124, CVE-2020-25717

RHSA: 2021:5192

CWE: 20, 287