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Samba CVE-2012-2111: Incorrect permission checks when granting/removing privileges can compromise file server security.

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
7 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P) April 29, 2012 November 12, 2013 May 26, 2016

Description

The (1) CreateAccount, (2) OpenAccount, (3) AddAccountRights, and (4) RemoveAccountRights LSA RPC procedures in smbd in Samba 3.4.x before 3.4.17, 3.5.x before 3.5.15, and 3.6.x before 3.6.5 do not properly restrict modifications to the privileges database, which allows remote authenticated users to obtain the "take ownership" privilege via an LSA connection.

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References

Solution

samba-upgrade-3_4_17

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