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Debian: DSA-3171-1: samba security update

Date 23 Feb 2015
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Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
Richard van Eeden of Microsoft Vulnerability Research discovered that Samba, a SMB/CIFS file, print, and login server for Unix, contains a flaw in the netlogon server code which allows remote code execution with root privileges from an unauthenticated connection.

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Debian Security Advisory DSA-3171-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
https://www.debian.org/security/                      Salvatore Bonaccorso
February 23, 2015                      https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : samba
CVE ID         : CVE-2015-0240

Richard van Eeden of Microsoft Vulnerability Research discovered that
Samba, a SMB/CIFS file, print, and login server for Unix, contains a
flaw in the netlogon server code which allows remote code execution with
root privileges from an unauthenticated connection.

For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in
version 2:3.6.6-6+deb7u5.

We recommend that you upgrade your samba packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
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