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CVE-2008-4314 Detail


smbd in Samba 3.0.29 through 3.2.4 might allow remote attackers to read arbitrary memory and cause a denial of service via crafted (1) trans, (2) trans2, and (3) nttrans requests, related to a "cut&paste error" that causes an improper bounds check to be performed.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  12/01/2008

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
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CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
8.5 HIGH
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:N/A:P) (legend)
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CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (12/01/2008)

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 Type Source Name External Source SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:027 External Source HP HPSBTU02454 External Source SLACKWARE SSA:2008-333-01 External Source SUNALERT 249087 External Source CONFIRM External Source CONFIRM External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2008-10518 External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2008-10638 External Source BID 32494 External Source SECTRACK 1021287 External Source UBUNTU USN-680-1 External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-3277 External Source VUPEN ADV-2009-0067 External Source VUPEN ADV-2009-2245

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Information Leak / Disclosure (CWE-200)

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