Samba < 2.2.8a 'trans2.c trans2open()' Function Overflow

Critical Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1342

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.

Description

The remote Samba server is vulnerable to a buffer overflow when it processes the function trans2open(). An attacker may exploit it to gain a root shell on this host.

Solution

Upgrade to Samba 2.2.8a or higher

See Also

http://www.samba.org

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 1342

Family: Samba

Published: 2004/08/20

Modified: 2016/01/19

Dependencies: 8739

Nessus ID: 11523

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSSv2

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.3

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 9.1

Vector: CVSS3#AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:F/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:samba:samba

Patch Publication Date: 2003/05/05

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2003/05/05

Exploitable With

CANVAS (CANVAS)

Metasploit (Samba trans2open Overflow (*BSD x86))

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2003-0201

BID: 7294