Critical Samba vulnerability fixed

Tuesday, 15 May 2007, 8:51 AM EST

Users of the open-source Samba software are being urged to patch their code following the discovery of a critical bug in the file-and-print software. The bug is one of three vulnerabilities that were patched Monday by the Samba team in the Samba 3.0.25 release.

The flaw is considered to be particularly worrisome for two reasons: It could be remotely exploited by an attacker to run unauthorized code on the Samba server and there is no known workaround for the flaw.

At CSO.

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

More than a third of employees would sell company data

35 percent of employees would sell information on company patents, financial records and customer credit card details if the price was right. This illustrates the growing importance for organizations to deploy data loss prevention strategies.


Weekly newsletter

Reading our newsletter every Monday will keep you up-to-date with security news.
  



Daily digest

Receive a daily digest of the latest security news.
  
DON'T
MISS

Fri, Jul 31st
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2015 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //