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Samba CVE-2004-0186: Privilege escalation possible by local users

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Samba CVE-2004-0186: Privilege escalation possible by local users

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
03/15/2004
Created
07/25/2018
Added
04/30/2018
Modified
05/04/2018

Description

smbmnt in Samba 2.x and 3.x on Linux 2.6, when installed setuid, allows local users to gain root privileges by mounting a Samba share that contains a setuid root program, whose setuid attributes are not cleared when the share is mounted.

Solution(s)

  • samba-upgrade-2_2_9
  • samba-upgrade-3_0_3

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