Samba CVE-2019-14847 Remote Denial of Service Vulnerability

Risk

Medium

Date Discovered

October 29, 2019

Description

Samba is prone to a remote denial-of-service vulnerability. An attacker can exploit this issue to cause the application to crash, denying service to legitimate users. Samba version 4.0.0 through 4.10.9 are vulnerable.

Technologies Affected

  • Samba Samba 4.0.0
  • Samba Samba 4.0.1
  • Samba Samba 4.0.10
  • Samba Samba 4.0.11
  • Samba Samba 4.0.12
  • Samba Samba 4.0.13
  • Samba Samba 4.0.14
  • Samba Samba 4.0.15
  • Samba Samba 4.0.16
  • Samba Samba 4.0.17
  • Samba Samba 4.0.18
  • Samba Samba 4.0.19
  • Samba Samba 4.0.2
  • Samba Samba 4.0.20
  • Samba Samba 4.0.21
  • Samba Samba 4.0.22
  • Samba Samba 4.0.23
  • Samba Samba 4.0.24
  • Samba Samba 4.0.3
  • Samba Samba 4.0.4
  • Samba Samba 4.0.5
  • Samba Samba 4.0.6
  • Samba Samba 4.0.7
  • Samba Samba 4.0.8
  • Samba Samba 4.0.9
  • Samba Samba 4.1.0
  • Samba Samba 4.1.1
  • Samba Samba 4.1.10
  • Samba Samba 4.1.11
  • Samba Samba 4.1.13
  • Samba Samba 4.1.14
  • Samba Samba 4.1.15
  • Samba Samba 4.1.16
  • Samba Samba 4.1.17
  • Samba Samba 4.1.18
  • Samba Samba 4.1.19
  • Samba Samba 4.1.2
  • Samba Samba 4.1.20
  • Samba Samba 4.1.21
  • Samba Samba 4.1.22
  • Samba Samba 4.1.23
  • Samba Samba 4.1.3
  • Samba Samba 4.1.4
  • Samba Samba 4.1.5
  • Samba Samba 4.1.6
  • Samba Samba 4.1.7
  • Samba Samba 4.1.8
  • Samba Samba 4.1.9
  • Samba Samba 4.10
  • Samba Samba 4.10.1
  • Samba Samba 4.10.2
  • Samba Samba 4.10.3
  • Samba Samba 4.10.4
  • Samba Samba 4.10.5
  • Samba Samba 4.10.7
  • Samba Samba 4.10.8
  • Samba Samba 4.10.9
  • Samba Samba 4.2.0
  • Samba Samba 4.2.1
  • Samba Samba 4.2.10
  • Samba Samba 4.2.11
  • Samba Samba 4.2.12
  • Samba Samba 4.2.13
  • Samba Samba 4.2.14
  • Samba Samba 4.2.2
  • Samba Samba 4.2.3
  • Samba Samba 4.2.4
  • Samba Samba 4.2.5
  • Samba Samba 4.2.6
  • Samba Samba 4.2.7
  • Samba Samba 4.2.8
  • Samba Samba 4.2.9
  • Samba Samba 4.3.0
  • Samba Samba 4.3.1
  • Samba Samba 4.3.10
  • Samba Samba 4.3.11
  • Samba Samba 4.3.13
  • Samba Samba 4.3.2
  • Samba Samba 4.3.3
  • Samba Samba 4.3.4
  • Samba Samba 4.3.5
  • Samba Samba 4.3.6
  • Samba Samba 4.3.7
  • Samba Samba 4.3.8
  • Samba Samba 4.3.9
  • Samba Samba 4.4.0
  • Samba Samba 4.4.1
  • Samba Samba 4.4.10
  • Samba Samba 4.4.11
  • Samba Samba 4.4.12
  • Samba Samba 4.4.14
  • Samba Samba 4.4.15
  • Samba Samba 4.4.16
  • Samba Samba 4.4.2
  • Samba Samba 4.4.3
  • Samba Samba 4.4.4
  • Samba Samba 4.4.5
  • Samba Samba 4.4.6
  • Samba Samba 4.4.7
  • Samba Samba 4.4.8
  • Samba Samba 4.4.9
  • Samba Samba 4.5.0
  • Samba Samba 4.5.1
  • Samba Samba 4.5.10
  • Samba Samba 4.5.12
  • Samba Samba 4.5.13
  • Samba Samba 4.5.14
  • Samba Samba 4.5.15
  • Samba Samba 4.5.16
  • Samba Samba 4.5.2
  • Samba Samba 4.5.3
  • Samba Samba 4.5.4
  • Samba Samba 4.5.5
  • Samba Samba 4.5.6
  • Samba Samba 4.5.7
  • Samba Samba 4.6.0
  • Samba Samba 4.6.1
  • Samba Samba 4.6.11
  • Samba Samba 4.6.14
  • Samba Samba 4.6.16
  • Samba Samba 4.6.4
  • Samba Samba 4.6.6
  • Samba Samba 4.6.7
  • Samba Samba 4.6.8
  • Samba Samba 4.7.0
  • Samba Samba 4.7.1
  • Samba Samba 4.7.12
  • Samba Samba 4.7.2
  • Samba Samba 4.7.3
  • Samba Samba 4.7.4
  • Samba Samba 4.7.5
  • Samba Samba 4.7.6
  • Samba Samba 4.7.7
  • Samba Samba 4.7.8
  • Samba Samba 4.7.9
  • Samba Samba 4.8.0
  • Samba Samba 4.8.1
  • Samba Samba 4.8.10
  • Samba Samba 4.8.11
  • Samba Samba 4.8.12
  • Samba Samba 4.8.2
  • Samba Samba 4.8.3
  • Samba Samba 4.8.4
  • Samba Samba 4.8.6
  • Samba Samba 4.8.7
  • Samba Samba 4.8.8
  • Samba Samba 4.8.9
  • Samba Samba 4.9.0
  • Samba Samba 4.9.1
  • Samba Samba 4.9.12
  • Samba Samba 4.9.13
  • Samba Samba 4.9.2
  • Samba Samba 4.9.3
  • Samba Samba 4.9.4
  • Samba Samba 4.9.5
  • Samba Samba 4.9.6
  • Samba Samba 4.9.7
  • Samba Samba 4.9.8
  • Samba Samba 4.9.9
  • Ubuntu Ubuntu Linux 12.04 ESM
  • Ubuntu Ubuntu Linux 14.04 ESM
  • Ubuntu Ubuntu Linux 16.04 LTS
  • Ubuntu Ubuntu Linux 18.04 LTS
  • Ubuntu Ubuntu Linux 19.04
  • Ubuntu Ubuntu Linux 19.10

Recommendations

Block external access at the network boundary, unless external parties require service.
If global access isn't needed, block access at the network perimeter to computers running the vulnerable application

Deploy network intrusion detection systems to monitor network traffic for malicious activity.
Deploy NIDS to monitor network traffic for signs of anomalous or suspicious activity such as unexplained incoming and outgoing traffic. This may indicate exploit attempts or activity that results from successful exploits.

Updates are available. Please see the references or vendor advisory for more information.

References

Credits

Adam Xu


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