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CVE-2007-2444 Detail

Description

Logic error in the SID/Name translation functionality in smbd in Samba 3.0.23d through 3.0.25pre2 allows local users to gain temporary privileges and execute SMB/CIFS protocol operations via unspecified vectors that cause the daemon to transition to the root user.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  05/14/2007

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.2 HIGH
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Provides administrator access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (05/15/2007)

Not vulnerable. These issues did not affect the versions of Samba as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, 4, or 5.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?lang=en&cc=us&objectID=c01078980
http://lists.suse.com/archive/suse-security-announce/2007-May/0006.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200705-15.xml
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/2701
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2007&m=slackware-security.475906
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-102964-1
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-200588-1
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1291
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:104
http://www.openpkg.com/security/advisories/OpenPKG-SA-2007.012.html
http://www.samba.org/samba/security/CVE-2007-2444.html Patch
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/468548/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/468670/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/23974
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1018049
http://www.trustix.org/errata/2007/0017/
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-460-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-460-2
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/1805
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2210
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2281
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1366

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-2444
NVD Published Date:
05/14/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/16/2018