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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-6015

Original release date: 12/13/2007
Last revised: 08/08/2013


Stack-based buffer overflow in the send_mailslot function in nmbd in Samba 3.0.0 through 3.0.27a, when the "domain logons" option is enabled, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a GETDC mailslot request composed of a long GETDC string following an offset username in a SAMLOGON logon request.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Medium
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: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2007:068
External Source: MLIST
Name: [Security-announce] 20080221 VMSA-2008-0003 Moderate: Updated aacraid driver and samba and python service console updates
External Source: SLACKWARE
Name: SSA:2007-344-01
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2007:244
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2007:1117
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-0637
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2007-520.htm
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.samba.org/samba/security/CVE-2007-6015.html
Type: Patch Information
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-1908
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1427
External Source: XF
Name: samba-sendmailslot-bo(38965)
External Source: HP
Name: HPSBUX02341
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-1712
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20071210 Secunia Research: Samba "send_mailslot()" Buffer OverflowVulnerability
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=200773
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20071210 [SECURITY] Buffer overrun in send_mailslot()
Type: Patch Information
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-0859
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5605
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#438395
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2007:1114
Type: Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307430
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200712-10
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11572
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20071210 rPSA-2007-0261-1 samba samba-swat
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2007-4275
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1976
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1019065
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2008-02-11
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-556-1
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20080221 VMSA-2008-0003 Moderate: Updated aacraid driver and samba and python service console updates
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-0495
External Source: BID
Name: 26791
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 1019295
External Source: SREASON
Name: 3438
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20071214 POC for samba send_mailslot()
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-4153
External Source: HP
Name: HPSBUX02316
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 238251
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA08-043B
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2007-4269

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11572
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5605
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* 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:3.0
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.0
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.1
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.10
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.11
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.12
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.13
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.14
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.14a
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.2
* 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:3.0.23a
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.23b
* 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
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.25:pre1
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.25:pre2
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.25:rc1
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.25:rc2
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.25:rc3
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.25a
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.25b
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.25c
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.26
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.26a
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.27
* cpe:/a:samba:samba:3.0.2a

* Denotes Vulnerable Software
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