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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-2111

The (1) CreateAccount, (2) OpenAccount, (3) AddAccountRights, and (4) RemoveAccountRights LSA RPC procedures in smbd in Samba 3.4.x before 3.4.17, 3.5.x before 3.5.15, and 3.6.x before 3.6.5 do not properly restrict modifications to the privileges database, which allows remote authenticated users to obtain the "take ownership" privilege via an LSA connection.
Publish Date : 2012-04-30 Last Update Date : 2018-01-04
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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 Single system (The vulnerability requires an attacker to be logged into the system (such as at a command line or via a desktop session or web interface).)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID 264

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat important
AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P 2012-04-17 2012-04-30
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2012-0533 -- samba and samba3x security update (important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:27434 unix
DEPRECATED: ELSA-2012:0533: samba and samba3x security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23164 unix
DSA-2463-1 samba - missing permission checks oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18473 unix
ELSA-2012:0533: samba and samba3x security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23186 unix
HP-UX CIFS Server (Samba), Remote Execution of Arbitrary Code, Elevation of Privileges oval:org.mitre.oval:def:19640 unix
RHSA-2012:0533: samba and samba3x security update (Important) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20811 unix
RHSA-2012:0533: samba and samba3x security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20120533 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-2012-2111

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Samba Samba 3.4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Samba Samba 3.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Samba Samba 3.4.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Samba Samba 3.4.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Samba Samba 3.4.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Samba Samba 3.4.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Samba Samba 3.4.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Samba Samba 3.4.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Samba Samba 3.4.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Samba Samba 3.4.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Samba Samba 3.4.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Samba Samba 3.4.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Samba Samba 3.4.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Samba Samba 3.4.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Samba Samba 3.4.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Samba Samba 3.4.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Samba Samba 3.4.16 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Samba Samba 3.5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Samba Samba 3.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Samba Samba 3.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Samba Samba 3.5.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Samba Samba 3.5.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Samba Samba 3.5.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Samba Samba 3.5.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Samba Samba 3.5.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Samba Samba 3.5.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Samba Samba 3.5.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Samba Samba 3.5.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Samba Samba 3.5.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Samba Samba 3.5.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Samba Samba 3.5.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Samba Samba 3.5.14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Samba Samba 3.6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Samba Samba 3.6.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application Samba Samba 3.6.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 Application Samba Samba 3.6.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 Application Samba Samba 3.6.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Samba Samba 37

- References For CVE-2012-2111
SECTRACK 1026988
SUSE SUSE-SU-2012:0591
HP SSRT100824
SUSE SUSE-SU-2012:0573
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2012:0583

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-2111

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