FreeBSD : smbd -- buffer-overrun vulnerability (f3d3f621-38d8-11d9-8fff-000c6e8f12ef)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 19169


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


Caused by improper bounds checking of certain trans2 requests, there is a possible buffer overrun in smbd. The attacker needs to be able to create files with very specific Unicode filenames on the share to take advantage of this issue.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 19169

File Name: freebsd_pkg_f3d3f62138d811d98fff000c6e8f12ef.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.17 $

Type: local

Published: 2005/07/13

Modified: 2015/05/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.4

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:samba, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2004/11/17

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2004/11/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-0882

BID: 11678