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Category:   Application (File Transfer/Sharing)  >   Samba Vendors:   Samba.org
(HP Issues Fix for HP-UX) Samba Buffer Overflow in receive_smb_raw() Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1020351
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1020351
CVE Reference:   CVE-2008-1105   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Jun 23 2008
Impact:   Execution of arbitrary code via network, User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  

Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Samba. A remote user can execute arbitrary code on the target system.

A remote server can send a specially crafted SMB packet to a connected client to trigger a heap overflow in receive_smb_raw() and execute arbitrary code on the target client system.

A remote user can also send a specially crafted print request to a target nmbd server to execute arbitrary code on the target server. The code will run with the privileges of the target service.

The vulnerability resides in 'lib/util_sock.c'.

The vendor was notified on May 15, 2008.

Alin Rad Pop of Secunia Research reported this vulnerability.

The original advisory is available at:

http://secunia.com/secunia_research/2008-20/advisory/

Impact:   A remote user can execute arbitrary code on the target system.
Solution:   HP has issued a fixed version (HP CIFS Server (Samba) vA.02.03.04) for HP-UX B.11.11, B.11.23, B.11.31, available at:

http://www.hp.com/go/softwaredepot/

The HP advisory is available at:

https://www11.itrc.hp.com/service/cki/docDisplay.do?docId=emr_na-c01475657

Vendor URL:  samba.org/samba/security/CVE-2008-1105.html (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Boundary error
Underlying OS:  UNIX (HP/UX)
Underlying OS Comments:  B.11.11, B.11.23, B.11.31

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May 28 2008 Samba Buffer Overflow in receive_smb_raw() Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code



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