CVE-2009-2948

NameCVE-2009-2948
Descriptionmount.cifs in Samba 3.0 before 3.0.37, 3.2 before 3.2.15, 3.3 before 3.3.8 and 3.4 before 3.4.2, when mount.cifs is installed suid root, does not properly enforce permissions, which allows local users to read part of the credentials file and obtain the password by specifying the path to the credentials file and using the --verbose or -v option.
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ReferencesDSA-1908-1
NVD severitylow
Debian Bugs550423

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
samba (PTS)stretch2:4.5.16+dfsg-1+deb9u2fixed
stretch (security)2:4.5.16+dfsg-1+deb9u4fixed
buster2:4.9.5+dfsg-5fixed
buster (security)2:4.9.5+dfsg-5+deb10u1fixed
bookworm, bullseye, sid2:4.13.5+dfsg-2fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
sambasourcelenny2:3.2.5-4lenny7DSA-1908-1
sambasource(unstable)2:3.4.2-1medium550423

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