Sun Microsystems Inc. Information for VU#958321
Samba contains a remotely exploitable stack buffer overflow
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- Date Updated: 16 May 2003
Sun includes a version of Samba with Solaris 9 which is affected by this issue. Sun provides Samba on the Solaris Companion CD for Solaris 2.6, 7, and 8:
as an unsupported package which installs to /opt/sfw and is vulnerable to this issue too. Sites using the freeware version of Samba from the Solaris Companion CD will have to upgrade to a later version from Samba.org. Sun has published Sun Alert 53580 for this issue describing the patches and workaround options here:
The vendor has not provided us with any further information regarding this vulnerability.
Please see Sun Alert 53580.
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