Samba < 2.2.8 Fragment Reassembly Overflow / Arbitrary File Overwrite
High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1339
SynopsisThe remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow and an arbitrary file overwrite.
DescriptionThe remote Samba server is vulnerable to a remote buffer overflow when receiving specially crafted SMB/CIFS packets. To exploit this flaw, an attacker would need to be able to access at least one share and send a specially formated packet which would execute arbitrary code on the remote host.
SolutionUpgrade to Samba 2.2.8