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Samba CVE-2001-0406: Arbitrary files can be overwritten via a symlink attack

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Samba CVE-2001-0406: Arbitrary files can be overwritten via a symlink attack

Severity
2
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
07/02/2001
Created
07/25/2018
Added
04/30/2018
Modified
05/04/2018

Description

Samba before 2.2.0 allows local attackers to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack using (1) a printer queue query, (2) the more command in smbclient, or (3) the mput command in smbclient.

Solution(s)

  • samba-upgrade-2_2_0

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