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

Critical

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