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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-1105

Heap-based buffer overflow in the receive_smb_raw function in util/sock.c in Samba 3.0.0 through 3.0.29 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted SMB response.
Publish Date : 2008-05-29 Last Update Date : 2018-10-11
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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 119

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat critical 2008-05-15 2008-05-28
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2008-1105 unix
DSA-1590 samba -- buffer overflow oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8331 unix
DSA-1590-1 samba - arbitrary code execution oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18720 unix
ELSA-2008:0290: samba security and bug fix update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21727 unix
Heap-based buffer overflow in the receive_smb_raw function in util/sock.c in Samba 3.0.0 through 3.0.29 allows remote at... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10020 unix
HP-UX running HP CIFS Server (Samba), Remote Execution of Arbitrary Code oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5733 unix
RHSA-2008:0288: samba security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080288 unix
RHSA-2008:0290: samba security and bug fix update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080290 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-2008-1105

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Samba Samba 3.0.28a Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Samba Samba 3.0.29 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Samba Samba 2

- References For CVE-2008-1105
XF xerox-controller-samba-code-execution(45251)
XF samba-receivesmbraw-bo(42664) CONFIRM
VUPEN ADV-2008-2639
VUPEN ADV-2008-2222
VUPEN ADV-2008-1981
VUPEN ADV-2008-1908
VUPEN ADV-2008-1681
BID 29404 Samba 'receive_smb_raw()' Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2009-02-10
BID 31255 RETIRED: Xerox WorkCentre/WorkCentre Pro Network Controller Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2008-10-06
BUGTRAQ 20080602 rPSA-2008-0180-1 samba samba-client samba-server samba-swat
BUGTRAQ 20080528 [SAMBA] CVE-2008-1105 - Boundary failure when parsing SMB responses
BUGTRAQ 20080529 Secunia Research: Samba "receive_smb_raw()" Buffer OverflowVulnerability
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0288
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0289
GENTOO GLSA-200805-23
SECTRACK 1020123
SLACKWARE SSA:2008-149-01
MLIST [Security-announce] 20080728 VMSA-2008-00011 Updated ESX service console packages for Samba and vmnix
SUSE SUSE-SA:2008:026
APPLE APPLE-SA-2008-06-30

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-1105

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