Samba released several updates to fix some security vulnerabilities. Anyone running Samba should take a look at each of the bulletin below and seriously consider upgrading which can be downloaded here.
Information disclosure by setuid mount.cifs - affecting all versions
Remote DoS against smbd on authenticated connections - affecting all versions
Misconfigured /etc/passwd file may share folders unexpectedly - affecting version > 3.0.11
Guy Bruneau IPSS Inc. gbruneau at isc dot sans dot org
Oct 4th 2009
8 years ago