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CVE-2007-6015

Impact: Critical
Bugzilla: 396401: CVE-2007-6015 samba: send_mailslot() buffer overflow

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Stack-based buffer overflow in the send_mailslot function in nmbd in Samba 3.0.0 through 3.0.27a, when the "domain logons" option is enabled, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a GETDC mailslot request composed of a long GETDC string following an offset username in a SAMLOGON logon request.

Find out more about CVE-2007-6015 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux ES EUS (v. 4.5) (samba) RHSA-2007:1117 December 10, 2007
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 2.1 (samba) RHSA-2007:1114 December 10, 2007
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 (samba) RHSA-2007:1114 December 10, 2007
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (samba) RHSA-2007:1114 December 10, 2007
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (samba) RHSA-2007:1114 December 10, 2007

External References

Acknowledgements

Red Hat would like to thank Alin Rad Pop of Secunia Research for responsibly disclosing this issue.

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