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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2004-0600

Buffer overflow in the Samba Web Administration Tool (SWAT) in Samba 3.0.2 to 3.0.4 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via an invalid base-64 character during HTTP basic authentication.
Publish Date : 2004-07-27 Last Update Date : 2017-10-11
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat important 2004-07-22
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Buffer overflow in the Samba Web Administration Tool (SWAT) in Samba 3.0.2 to 3.0.4 allows remote attackers to execute a... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11445 unix
CVE-2004-0600 unix
RHSA-2004:259: samba security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20040259 unix
RHSA-2004:259: samba security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:2004259 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2004-0600

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Samba Samba 3.0.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Samba Samba 3.0.2a * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Samba Samba 3.0.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Samba Samba 3.0.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Trustix Secure Linux 1.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Trustix Secure Linux 2.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Trustix Secure Linux 2.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Samba Samba 4
Trustix Secure Linux 3

- References For CVE-2004-0600
BUGTRAQ 20040722 Security Release - Samba 3.0.5 and 2.2.10
BUGTRAQ 20040722 [OpenPKG-SA-2004.033] OpenPKG Security Advisory (samba)
BUGTRAQ 20040722 SWAT PreAuthorization PoC
BUGTRAQ 20040722 TSSA-2004-014 - samba
BUGTRAQ 20040722 Samba 3.x swat preauthentication buffer overflow
XF samba-swat-base64-bo(16785)
TRUSTIX 2004-0039
SUSE SUSE-SA:2004:022
GENTOO GLSA-200407-21
REDHAT RHSA-2004:259
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11445

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2004-0600

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