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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-2444

Logic error in the SID/Name translation functionality in smbd in Samba 3.0.23d through 3.0.25pre2 allows local users to gain temporary privileges and execute SMB/CIFS protocol operations via unspecified vectors that cause the daemon to transition to the root user.
Publish Date : 2007-05-14 Last Update Date : 2018-10-16
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.2
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 Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Gain privileges
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Vendor Statements

Not vulnerable. These issues did not affect the versions of Samba as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, 4, or 5.
Source: Redhat

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DSA-1291-2 samba oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20051 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-2007-2444

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Samba Samba 3.0.23d Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Samba Samba 3.0.25 Pre2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Samba Samba 2

- References For CVE-2007-2444

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2281
VUPEN ADV-2007-2281
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1366 CONFIRM
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2210
VUPEN ADV-2007-2210
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-460-2
UBUNTU USN-460-2
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/1805
VUPEN ADV-2007-1805
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/23974
BID 23974 Samba SID Names Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability Release Date:2007-10-25
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-460-1
UBUNTU USN-460-1
http://www.trustix.org/errata/2007/0017/
TRUSTIX 2007-0017
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1018049
SECTRACK 1018049
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/468548/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20070513 [SAMBA-SECURITY] CVE-2007-2444: Local SID/Name Translation Failure Can Result in User Privilege Elevation
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/468670/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20070515 FLEA-2007-0017-1: samba
http://www.openpkg.com/security/advisories/OpenPKG-SA-2007.012.html
OPENPKG OpenPKG-SA-2007.012
http://www.samba.org/samba/security/CVE-2007-2444.html CONFIRM
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:104
MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:104
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-102964-1
SUNALERT 102964
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-200588-1
SUNALERT 200588
http://www.debian.org/security/2007/dsa-1291
DEBIAN DSA-1291
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2007&m=slackware-security.475906
SLACKWARE SSA:2007-134-01
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/2701
SREASON 2701
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200705-15.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200705-15
http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?lang=en&cc=us&objectID=c01078980
HP HPSBTU02218
http://lists.suse.com/archive/suse-security-announce/2007-May/0006.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2007:031

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-2444

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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