Samba < 3.0.10 Directory Access Control List Remote Integer Overflow

Critical Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2463


The remote host is vulnerable to a remote overflow.


The remote Samba server, according to its version number, may be vulnerable to a remote buffer overflow.
The remote integer overflow vulnerability may allow an attacker to execute code on the server.
An attacker needs access to a vulnerable share to exploit this issue.


Upgrade to Samba 3.0.10 or higher.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 2463

Family: Samba

Published: 2004/12/16

Modified: 2016/01/19

Dependencies: 8739, 8740

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


Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5


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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:samba:samba

Patch Publication Date: 2005/01/10

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2005/01/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-1154

BID: 11973