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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2011-2694

Original release date: 07/29/2011
Last revised: 10/03/2011


Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the chg_passwd function in web/swat.c in the Samba Web Administration Tool (SWAT) in Samba 3.x before 3.5.10 allows remote authenticated administrators to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the username parameter to the passwd program (aka the user field to the Change Password page).


Per: http://www.samba.org/samba/security/CVE-2011-2694 'Note that SWAT must be enabled in order for this vulnerability to be exploitable. By default, SWAT is *not* enabled on a Samba install.'


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 2.6 (LOW) (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: High
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized modification

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External Source: XF
Name: samba-user-xss(68844)
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 74072
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-2290
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.samba.org/show_bug.cgi?id=8289
Type: Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.samba.org/samba/security/CVE-2011-2694
Type: Advisory
External Source: BID
Name: 48901
External Source: HP
Name: HPSBNS02701
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://samba.org/samba/history/samba-3.5.10.html
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 45488
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT100598
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-1182-1
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1025852
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 45393
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 45496
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=722537
Type: Patch Information

Vulnerable software and versions

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* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.28
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.2.0
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.3.10
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.3.0
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.2.14
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.2.15
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.27
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.37
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.2.13
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.35
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.36
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.2.6
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.14a
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.14
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.16
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.29
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.15
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.18
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.17
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.2
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.19
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.1
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.0
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.11
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.10
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.13
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.12
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.23
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.23a
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.23b
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.3.12
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.23c
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.23d
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.24
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.25:pre1
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.25:pre2
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.20
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.20a
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.20b
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.21
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.21a
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.21b
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.21c
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.22
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.9
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.8
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.7
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.6
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.2a
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.25:rc3
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.25:rc2
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.2.5
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.25:rc1
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.25
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.5
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.25a
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.4:rc1
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.25b
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.4
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.25c
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.3
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.3.2
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.23:d
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.23:c
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.2.4
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.3.1
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.23:b
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.34
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.2.3
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.3.11
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.23:a
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.2.2
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.2.7
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.21:c
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.2.1
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.2.9
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.21:b
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.32
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.2.8
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.21:a
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.26a
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.31
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.2.10
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.20:b
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.26
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.30
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.2.11
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.33
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.2:a
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.28:a
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.27:a
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.26:a
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.1
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.25:c
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.25:b
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.25:a
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.14:a
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.20:a
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.2.12
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.5.3
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.5.2
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.5.4
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.4.3
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.4.4
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.4.1
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.4.2
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.3.9
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.3.7
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.3.8
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.3.6
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.4.0
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.4.7
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.5.1
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.4.5
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.5.0
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.4.6
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.3.5
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.3.4
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.3.3
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.5.8
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.5.7
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.5.9
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.5.5
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.5.6
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.5
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  • Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) (CWE-79)