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Samba < 3.0.6 Remote Arbitrary File Access

Medium

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a flaw that allows attackers to retrieve sensitive files or data.

Description

The remote Samba server, according to its version number, may be vulnerable to a remote file access vulnerability. This vulnerability may allow an attacker to access arbitrary files that exist outside of the share's defined path. An attacker needs a valid account to exploit this vulnerability.

Solution

Upgrade to Samba 3.0.6 or higher.