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905704: CVE-2013-0214 samba: cross-site request forgery vulnerability in SWAT

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Cross-site request forgery (CSRF) vulnerability in the Samba Web Administration Tool (SWAT) in Samba 3.x before 3.5.21, 3.6.x before 3.6.12, and 4.x before 4.0.2 allows remote attackers to hijack the authentication of arbitrary users by leveraging knowledge of a password and composing requests that perform SWAT actions.

Find out more about CVE-2013-0214 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 2.9
Base Metrics AV:A/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Adjacent Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (samba) RHSA-2013:1542 2013-11-20
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (samba) RHSA-2014:0305 2014-03-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (samba3x) RHSA-2013:1310 2013-09-30


Red Hat would like to thank the Samba project for reporting this issue. Upstream acknowledges Jann Horn as the original reporter.

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