FreeBSD : samba -- multiple vulnerabilities (6ad309d9-fb03-11e3-bebd-000c2980a9f3)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 76196


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


The samba project reports :

A malformed packet can cause the nmbd server to loop the CPU and prevent any further NetBIOS name service.

Valid unicode path names stored on disk can cause smbd to crash if an authenticated client attempts to read them using a non-unicode request.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 76196

File Name: freebsd_pkg_6ad309d9fb0311e3bebd000c2980a9f3.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2014/06/24

Modified: 2014/06/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 3.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:samba36, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:samba4, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:samba41, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2014/06/23

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/06/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0244, CVE-2014-3493