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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2004-1154

Original release date: 01/10/2005
Last revised: 08/21/2010


Integer overflow in the Samba daemon (smbd) in Samba 2.x and 3.0.x through 3.0.9 allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (application crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a Samba request with a large number of security descriptors that triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 10.0 HIGH
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2005:020
External Source: BID
Name: 11973
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:642
Type: Tool Signature
External Source: XF
Name: samba-msrpc-heap-corruption(18519)
Type: Advisory
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 101643
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1459
Type: Tool Signature
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2005-03-21
External Source: SCO
Name: SCOSA-2005.17
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2004:045
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.samba.org/samba/security/CAN-2004-1154.html
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#226184
Type: Advisory
External Source: IDEFENSE
Name: 20041216 Samba smbd Security Descriptor Integer Overflow Vulnerability
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-701
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 57730
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10236

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10236
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1459
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:642
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:2.0.0
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:2.0.1
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:2.0.10
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:2.0.2
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:2.0.3
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:2.0.4
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:2.0.5
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:2.0.6
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:2.0.7
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:2.0.8
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:2.0.9
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:2.2.0
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:2.2.0a
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:2.2.11
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:2.2.12
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:2.2.1a
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:2.2.2
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:2.2.3
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:2.2.3a
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:2.2.4
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:2.2.5
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:2.2.6
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:2.2.7
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:2.2.7a
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:2.2.8
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:2.2.8a
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:2.2.9
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:2.2a
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.0
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.1
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.2
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.2a
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.3
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.4
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.4:rc1
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.5
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.6
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.7
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.8
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.9
+ Configuration 2
+ OR
* cpe:/o:redhat:fedora_core:core_2.0
* cpe:/o:redhat:fedora_core:core_3.0
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:1.0::desktop
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:8.1
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:8.2
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:9.0
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:9.0::enterprise_server
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:9.0::x86_64
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:9.1
* cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux:9.2
* cpe:/o:trustix:secure_linux:2.0
* cpe:/o:trustix:secure_linux:2.1
* cpe:/o:trustix:secure_linux:2.2

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