Samba 3.6.6 < 3.6.25 Memory Disclosure

Low Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 8752

Synopsis

The remote version of Samba is outdated and affected by a memory disclosure vulnerability.

Description

An error exists related to GET_SHADOW_COPY_DATA() and FSCTL_SRV_ENUMERATE_SNAPSHOTS() request handling in which the SRV_SNAPSHOT_ARRAY response field is not properly initialized. Therefore, configurations with 'shadow_copy' or 'shadow-copy2' specified for the 'vfs objects' parameter can allow the disclosure of uninitialized memory contents.

Solution

Upgrade to 3.6.25 or later.

See Also

http://www.samba.org/samba/security/CVE-2014-0178

http://www.samba.org/samba/history/samba-3.6.25.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 8752

Family: Samba

Published: 2015/05/08

Modified: 2016/02/05

Dependencies: 8740

Nessus ID: 74290

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low

CVSSv2

Base Score: 3.5

Temporal Score: 3

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 3

Temporal Score: 2.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:samba:samba

Patch Publication Date: 2014/03/11

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/05/28

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0178

BID: 67686