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CVE-2007-0453 Detail

Description

Buffer overflow in the nss_winbind.so.1 library in Samba 3.0.21 through 3.0.23d, as used in the winbindd daemon on Solaris, allows attackers to execute arbitrary code via the (1) gethostbyname and (2) getipnodebyname functions.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  02/05/2007

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-0453
Original release date:
02/05/2007
Last revised:
07/28/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
4.6 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.4
Exploitability Subscore:
3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Locally exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides unauthorized access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (05/14/2007)

Not vulnerable. These issues did not affect Linux versions of Samba.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017589 External Source SECTRACK 1017589
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2007&m=slackware-security.476916 External Source SLACKWARE SSA:2007-038-01
http://us1.samba.org/samba/security/CVE-2007-0453.html External Source CONFIRM http://us1.samba.org/samba/security/CVE-2007-0453.html
http://www.openpkg.com/security/advisories/OpenPKG-SA-2007.012.html External Source OPENPKG OpenPKG-SA-2007.012
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/459168/100/0/threaded Exploit; Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source BUGTRAQ 20070205 [SAMBA-SECURITY] CVE-2007-0453: Buffer overrun in nss_winbind.so.1 on Solaris
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/459365/100/0/threaded External Source BUGTRAQ 20070207 rPSA-2007-0026-1 samba samba-swat
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/22410 External Source BID 22410
http://www.trustix.org/errata/2007/0007 External Source TRUSTIX 2007-0007
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/0483 External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-0483
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/32231 External Source XF samba-winbind-bo(32231)
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1005 External Source CONFIRM https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1005

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