CVE-2007-4572

Impact:
Moderate
Bugzilla:
294631: CVE-2007-4572 samba buffer overflow

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Stack-based buffer overflow in nmbd in Samba 3.0.0 through 3.0.26a, when configured as a Primary or Backup Domain controller, allows remote attackers to have an unknown impact via crafted GETDC mailslot requests, related to handling of GETDC logon server requests.

Find out more about CVE-2007-4572 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 2.1 (samba) RHSA-2007:1013 2007-11-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (samba) RHSA-2007:1017 2007-11-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (samba) RHSA-2007:1016 2007-11-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 (samba) RHSA-2007:1013 2007-11-15

Acknowledgements

Red Hat would like to thank the Samba developers for responsibly disclosing this issue.