Samba < 3.5.2 / 3.4.8 Multiple DoS

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 5534


The remote host is vulnerable to a Denial of Service (DoS) attack


According to its banner, the version of Samba Server on the remote host is potentially affected by a flaw which would allow a remote attacker to disable the service. An attacker, exploiting this flaw, would need network access to the SAMBA server.


Upgrade to Samba 3.5.2 or 3.4.8

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 5534

Family: Samba

Published: 2010/05/12

Updated: 2019/03/06

Dependencies: 8740

Nessus ID: 46351

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.1

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 4.9

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:F/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:samba:samba

Patch Publication Date: 2010/05/11

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2010/05/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-1635, CVE-2010-1642

BID: 40097