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CVE-2008-3789 Detail

Current Description

Samba 3.2.0 uses weak permissions (0666) for the (1) group_mapping.tdb and (2) group_mapping.ldb files, which allows local users to modify the membership of Unix groups.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (08/28/2008)

Not vulnerable. This issue 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://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=496073
http://samba.org/samba/security/CVE-2008-3789.html
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/08/26/2
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/30837
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020770
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2440
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/44678

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-264 Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:samba:samba:3.2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-3789
NVD Published Date:
08/27/2008
NVD Last Modified:
08/07/2017