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SAMBA "root" credential remote code execution.

Published: 2012-04-10
Last Updated: 2012-04-10 20:18:56 UTC
by Swa Frantzen (Version: 1)
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Samba - "a Windows SMB/CIFS fileserver for UNIX" seems to have a serious security vulnerability that samba versions 3.6.3 and all versions prior to it have a vulnerability that allows remote code execution as the "root" user from an anonymous connection.

Yep, time to upgrade SAMBA.

Hat tip: Charlie

Swa Frantzen -- Section 66

Keywords: samba
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