Samba SWAT 3.0.2 - 3.0.4 HTTP Basic Auth base64 Buffer Overflow

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 17720

Synopsis

The remote Samba server is affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability.

Description

According to its banner, the version of Samba running on the remote host is between 3.0.2 and 3.0.4, inclusive. An error exists in the base64 decoding functions, which can result in a buffer overflow.

Solution

Upgrade to version 3.0.5 or later.

See Also

http://www.samba.org/samba/history/samba-3.0.5.html

http://www.samba.org/samba/security/CVE-2004-0600.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 17720

File Name: samba_3_0_5.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: remote

Family: Misc.

Published: 2011/11/18

Modified: 2018/07/27

Dependencies: 10785, 10273

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSSv2

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:samba:samba

Required KB Items: SMB/NativeLanManager, SMB/samba, Settings/ParanoidReport

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2004/07/20

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2004/04/28

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-0600

BID: 10780

EDB-ID: 364