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<title>Samba: Data disclosure</title>
<synopsis>
A missing boundary check in Samba might lead to the disclosure of memory
contents.
</synopsis>
<product type="ebuild">samba</product>
<announced>March 07, 2009</announced>
<revised>March 07, 2009: 01</revised>
<bug>247620</bug>
<access>remote</access>
<affected>
<package name="net-fs/samba" auto="yes" arch="*">
<unaffected range="ge">3.0.33</unaffected>
<vulnerable range="lt">3.0.33</vulnerable>
</package>
</affected>
<background>
<p>
Samba is a suite of SMB and CIFS client/server programs.
</p>
</background>
<description>
<p>
Samba does not properly check memory boundaries when handling trans,
rans2, and nttrans requests.
</p>
</description>
<impact type="normal">
<p>
A remote attacker could send specially crafted requests to a Samba
daemon, leading to the disclosure of arbitrary memory or to a Denial of
Service.
</p>
</impact>
<workaround>
<p>
There is no known workaround at this time.
</p>
</workaround>
<resolution>
<p>
All Samba users should upgrade to the latest version:
</p>
<code>
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose &quot;&gt;=net-fs/samba-3.0.33&quot;</code>
</resolution>
<references>
<uri link="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2008-4314">CVE-2008-4314</uri>
</references>
<metadata tag="requester" timestamp="Sun, 11 Jan 2009 18:43:46 +0000">
craig
</metadata>
<metadata tag="submitter" timestamp="Thu, 12 Feb 2009 18:28:04 +0000">
rbu
</metadata>
<metadata tag="bugReady" timestamp="Thu, 12 Feb 2009 18:28:16 +0000">
rbu
</metadata>
</glsa>