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CVE-2007-2446

Impact:
Critical
Public Date:
2007-05-14
Bugzilla:
239429: CVE-2007-2446 samba heap overflows

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Multiple heap-based buffer overflows in the NDR parsing in smbd in Samba 3.0.0 through 3.0.25rc3 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via crafted MS-RPC requests involving (1) DFSEnum (netdfs_io_dfs_EnumInfo_d), (2) RFNPCNEX (smb_io_notify_option_type_data), (3) LsarAddPrivilegesToAccount (lsa_io_privilege_set), (4) NetSetFileSecurity (sec_io_acl), or (5) LsarLookupSids/LsarLookupSids2 (lsa_io_trans_names).

Find out more about CVE-2007-2446 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (samba) RHSA-2007:0354 2007-05-14
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 (samba) RHSA-2007:0354 2007-05-14
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (samba) RHSA-2007:0354 2007-05-14
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (samba) RHSA-2007:0354 2007-05-14

Acknowledgements

Red Hat would like to thank the Samba developers, TippingPoint, and iDefense for reporting these issues.