Thursday, 25 May 2017

Fat-thumbed dev slashes Samba security

Sysadmins tending Samba need to get patching. Samba’s announcement, here, explains that it’s suffering from a remote code execution bug that applies to all versions newer than Samba 3.5.0. The software, currently at version 4.6.4, provides *nix integration with Windows file and print services. In CVE-2017-7494, a malicious client can “upload a shared library to a writable share, and then cause the server to load and execute it.”

View Full Story 

ORIGINAL SOURCE: theregister.co.uk

The post Fat-thumbed dev slashes Samba security appeared first on IT SECURITY GURU.



from Fat-thumbed dev slashes Samba security

No comments:

Post a Comment