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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2004-0930

Original release date: 01/27/2005
Last revised: 08/20/2013


The ms_fnmatch function in Samba 3.0.4 and 3.0.7 and possibly other versions allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption) via a SAMBA request that contains multiple * (wildcard) characters.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

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External Source: IDEFENSE
Name: 20041108 Samba SMBD Remote Denial of Service Vulnerability
Type: Advisory; Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: SGI
Name: 20041201-01-P
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 101783
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA 200411-21
External Source: MANDRAKE
Name: MDKSA-2004:131
External Source: CONECTIVA
Name: CLA-2004:899
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-22-1
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10936
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2004:040
External Source: OPENPKG
Name: OpenPKG-SA-2004.054
External Source: SCO
Name: SCOSA-2005.17
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20041108 [SECURITY] CAN-2004-0930: Potential Remote Denial of Service Vulnerability
External Source: BID
Name: 11624
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: XF
Name: samba-msfnmatch-dos(17987)
Type: Advisory
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2005-03-21

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10936
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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