USN-2156-1: Samba vulnerability
26 March 2014
Samba did not properly enforce the password guessing protection mechanism.
- samba - SMB/CIFS file, print, and login server for Unix
Andrew Bartlett discovered that Samba did not properly enforce the
password guessing protection mechanism for all interfaces. A remote
attacker could use this issue to possibly attempt to brute force user
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.