Sun Microsystems Inc. Information for VU#958321

Samba contains a remotely exploitable stack buffer overflow



Vendor Statement

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 Sun has published Sun Alert 53580 for this issue describing the patches and workaround options here:


Vendor Information

The vendor has not provided us with any further information regarding this vulnerability.

Vendor References



Please see Sun Alert 53580.

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